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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On the other hand, for Guardians the notion of "sense" means something
altogether different, something closer to "levelheadedness," as in having "
common sense," or showing "good sense," and so they are better thought of as
Guardian Parent — Rational Child Strength: Guardian parents look on with
approval at their Rational children's seriousness and need-to-achieve, on the
surface so much like their own sense of concern and dedication to their work.
Healers have a fervent sense of idealism that comes from a strong personal
sense of right and wrong. They conceive of the world as an ethical, honorable
place, full of wondrous possibilities and potential goods. In fact, to understand
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