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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Artisans are impulsive, adaptable, competitive, daring, and believe the next throw
of the dice will be the lucky one. They can also be generous to a fault, always
ready to share with their friends from the bounty of life. Above all, Artisans want to
And Rationals can get just as impatient with the impulsive, unreflective Artisans,
and wish for a spouse with whom they could discuss their ideas more seriously.
Guardian-Guardian Strength: Two Guardians both live in the factual, material ...
Artisans — the action temperament, daring, impulsive, spontaneous, playful,
generous, .think of Hawkeye Pierce Guardians — the cornerstone temperament,
helpful, responsible, traditional, law-abiding, steady... think of Clark Kent.
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