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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Using the Jung /Myers words to describe the four temperaments, SPs can be
thought of as Sensation-Perceiving, SJs as Sensation- Judging, NFs as iNtuitive-
Feeling, and NTs as iNtuitive-Thinking. Unfortunately, not only are some of the ...
Because the Jung/Myers words stand for such broad concepts, they tend to blur
important differences among the temperaments. You see, the anchor word "
Sensation" suggests something significantly different for Artisans (SPs) than it
does for ...
unique character of the four temperaments. If we could choose new,
temperament-specific words, Artisans might better be thought of as Playful in their
perceptions; Guardians as Judicious in their judgments; Idealists as Fervent in
their feelings ...
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