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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Because of this, parents and teachers are wise to give Rationals assignments
they can succeed in, and never to criticize their failures. Rational ... Like their
heroes, Rational children are strong little individuals from the word go. They want
Guardians often have no idea why their little Idealists are so dreamy and faraway,
and they can worry that something might ... In fact, this relationship works out
quite well, provided that Guardian parents show regard for their little Rationals' ...
Rational Parent — Idealist Child Strength: Rational parents are both fascinated
and delighted with the enthusiasm and ... Reasoning with most kids is like
shouting into the wind, but little Rationals will listen to reason, and the older they
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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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