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I am much more aware of the different pleaxe people experience and process the world after reading this book, which allows me to be much more strategic and empathetic about how I man There's a reason Nina says she's lost track of how many copies of this book she has purchased, lent out, and then never seen again.
Or if my emotion seems less or more intense than yours, given the same circumstances, try not to ask me to feel other than I do.
His findings form the basis of Please Understand Me IIan updated and greatly expanded edition of the book, far more comprehensive and coherent than the original, and yet with much of the same easy accessibility. Until I got to the Rational Mastermind I honestly thought my husband hated me.
My guess is that it probably drags when reading understnad the temperaments that are the least interesting to me, and that may be the same for other people.
No eBook available Amazon. The goodness or not-so-goodness within us is determined by something deeper than temperament I'm an ms, can you tell? It was a great reminder that my children have different personalities than I do duh!
Please Understand Me II : David Keirsey :
He dedicates lengthy yet well-written chapters to each bunch: I'm a slightly "harder" version on the theme. Cooperative usage means you consider the morals of the tool you are using based on societal or idealized norms. Like a purple that has some greyish blue in it, but is still purple The other INFJ's I know are more like lilacs or mauves, using the purple analogy.
I still have her copy Trivia About Poease Understand You can use words in an abstract way Ns as described above dagid concretely Ss.
Advertised only by word of mouth, the book became a favorite training and counseling guide in many institutions -- government, church, business -- and colleges across the nation adopted it as Phenomenon: It's a good, easy-to-understand way to analyze your personality type on these scales, and see how that type fits in with the others. The book did not take my thinking to any new levels really, so it was relatively uninteresting to me.
Please Understand Me II is a uunderstand, whose methodology generalizes more so according to these four categories. I found this to be really informative, and actually a fun pasttime with my friends pointing out how closely each matched the personalities they were indicated to be. However, I do believe that our lives can be very influenced by the stories that we tell ourselves, I am a psychologist, and I think it's important to say that there isn't really good science behind this book, or the Myers-Briggs.
It's also useful for figuring out keirsy what's annoying me about people, so that I can let it go, since it's usually just a temperament difference. This is a great book to read and learn more about the people around you. Keirsey organizes the groups asymmetrically, asserting Thinking—versus—Feeling as the most salient distinction among intuitives, but Perception—versus—Judging as the most salient distinction among Sensers.
He divides the types into four groups based on communication style concrete or abstract and how we interact with one another utilitarian or cooperative. After all, you can define the color "purple" very clearly, but most of the times you'll encounter the color in nature it's a mix, only generally fitting into the category. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Please Understand Me II: Temperament, Character, Intelligence
Or if Pleas act, or fail to act, in the manner of your design for action, please let me be. Refresh and try again. This is just an updated version with new material in it.
I tried to read this book straight through and couldn't quite make it. A very important point that Keirsey strings through the work is the idea of the Pygmalian Project; id est, trying to shape others to be like oneself and daid the the same things.
Please Understand Me II: View all 14 comments. That will only come when you are willing to giv If you do not want what I want, please try not to tell me that my want is wrong. Each of us, he says, has four kinds of intelligence, keisey, logistical, diplomatic, strategic, though one of the four interests us far more than the others, and thus gets far more practice than the rest.