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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... for a match made in heaven, willing in fact to put up with a great deal. They can
have a temper, it is true, and may be quick to anger; but once they blow off a little
steam they're fine. More typically, Artisans have an easygoing, live- and-let-live ...
... Idealist parents are natural-born nurturers, and will do everything they can to
make sure their Artisan children reach their true potential. Weakness: Idealist
parents are unlike their Artisan children in both Saying and Doing. Artisan kids
live for ...
Whether at work or with friends and family, Performers are high-energy and full of
fun, and they live with a theatrical flourish that makes even the most routine
events seem exciting. Happy whenever they can find an audience, and often
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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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