People Patterns: A Modern Guide to the Four Temperaments
A Popular Culture Introduction to Personality Types
and the Four Temperaments
Stephen Montgomery, Ph.D.
"Try to see it my way ." Taking a line from the Beatles, Dr. Stephen Montgomery presents a fresh new look at the four temperaments, the four ancient "people patterns" that are the key to personality types. In this updated and expanded 2nd edition, Dr. Montgomery cites over 250 characters from well-known movies and TV shows The Wizard of Oz, Sex and the City, Harry Potter, Star Trek, Star Wars, The Fantastic Four, The Incredibles, The Lord of the Rings, Ghost Busters, and many more to help bring the temperaments alive for a modern audience.
People Patterns features an easy-to-score personality quiz, and easy-to-read chapters on dating & mating, parents & children, and talent & career (with over 750 job suggestions grouped according to type). The book begins with a brief history of the four temperaments (tracing the idea back to Hippocrates), and it ends with port
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Idealists Once the Tin Woodman stepped upon a beetle that was crawling along
the road, and killed the poor little thing. This made him very unhappy, for he was
always careful not to hurt any living creature; and as he walked along he wept ...
asked Dorothy. "That is easily done," replied the Scarecrow. "The Tin Woodman
must build a raft, so we can float to the other side." "That is a first rate idea," said
the Lion. "One would almost suspect you had brains in your head, instead of
security, heart, or brains — they were never really without these qualities, or as
America put it in their 1974 song "Tin Man," Oz never did give nothin' to the Tin
Man, that he didn't, didn't already have. In other words, the Lion was always a ...
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I'm taking an online certification course in Temperament Theory and this is one of the books I had to read. As it is a fascinating subject and a useful reference for me, I'm giving it a good review ... Read full review
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