Gifts Differing: Understanding Personality Type / Edition 2

Gifts Differing: Understanding Personality Type / Edition 2

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by Isabel Briggs Myers, Peter B. Myers
     
 

ISBN-10: 089106074X

ISBN-13: 9780891060741

Pub. Date: 05/28/1995

Publisher: Nicholas Brealey Publishing

With over twenty-five years in print and more than two hundred and fifty thousand copies sold, Gifts Differing has helped to define our understanding of personality. Written by the creators of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator®, this book explains the essential personality types and their practical significance in your daily life; in school, at a job, in

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With over twenty-five years in print and more than two hundred and fifty thousand copies sold, Gifts Differing has helped to define our understanding of personality. Written by the creators of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator®, this book explains the essential personality types and their practical significance in your daily life; in school, at a job, in a career, or in your personal relationships.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780891060741
Publisher:
Nicholas Brealey Publishing
Publication date:
05/28/1995
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
248
Sales rank:
127,314
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

Contents Preface xi Publisher's Note xvii Part I Theory Chapter 1 An Orderly Reason for Personality Differences 1 Chapter 2 Extensions of Jung's Theory 17 Part II Effects of the Preferences on Personality Chapter 3 Type Tables for Comparison and Discovery 27 Chapter 4 Effect of the EI Preference 53 Chapter 5 Effect of the SN Preference 57 Chapter 6 Effect of the TF Preference 65 Chapter 7 Effect of the JP Preference 69 Chapter 8 Extraverted and Introverted Forms of the Processes Compared 77 Chapter 9 Descriptions of the Sixteen Types 83 Part III Practical Implications of Type Chapter 10 Use of the Opposites 115 Chapter 11 Type and Marriage 123 Chapter 12 Type and Early Learning 131 Chapter 13 Learning Styles 139 Chapter 14 Type and Occupation 149 Part IV Dynamics of Type Development Chapter 15 Type and the Task of Growing Up 167 Chapter 16 Good Type Development 173 Chapter 17 Obstacles to Type Development 181 Chapter 18 Motivation for Type Development in Children 185 Chapter 19 Going On From Wherever You Are 191 Endnotes 203 References 205 About Isabel Briggs Myers 207 Full-Size Type Table 212 Index 215

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