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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Strategic Rationals are talented at envisioning long-range, well- defined goals,
and then at devising detailed strategic plans to reach those goals. Some
Rationals are especially good at strategic operations, either masterminding plans
They define their goals clearly and they question all traditional rules, procedures,
and offices, keeping only those that efficiently serve their ends. With their ability to
see factors and coordinates with x-ray vision, they are extraordinary at ...
In careers requiring these skills, Masterminds usually rise to positions of
responsibility, for they work long and hard, and are dedicated in their pursuit of
goals, sparing neither their own time and effort nor that of their colleagues and
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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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