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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a complete disaster, all Rationals will stand by their commitment and make every
effort to see their relationship through. Rationals have no illusions about finding
the perfect mate, and when they've committed to a person, they are unlikely to ...
Film Portrait: John Nash (Russell Crowe) in A Beautiful Mind Made four Each
Other Keirsey says quite clearly in Please Understand Me II that there are no right
or wrong relationships — that individual couples defy generalizations. Whatever
Idealist-Rational relationships do not always remain harmonious, unfortunately.
Conflicts of emotional expressiveness vs self-control, of intuition vs logic, and of
ethics vs pragmatics can prove challenging in even the best of these marriages.
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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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