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The personality brokers : the strange history of Myers-Briggs and the birth of personality testing / Merve Emre.

Emre, Merve, (author.).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385541909
  • ISBN: 9781101974148
  • Physical Description: xxii, 307 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [275]-292) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Speaking type -- The cosmic laboratory of baby training -- Women's work -- Meet yourself -- An unbroken series of successful gestures -- Desperate amateurs -- The science of man -- The personality is political -- Sheep and buck -- A perfect spy -- People's capitalism -- The house-party approach to testing -- That horrible woman -- The synchronicity of life and death -- One in a million -- True believers.
Summary, etc.:
"Offers a history of the most popular personality test in the world, which was first conceived in the 1920s by the mother-daughter team of Katherine Briggs and Isabel Briggs Myers, and examines its role in attempts to define the self."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Myers-Briggs Type Indicator.
Personality tests > History.
Self-consciousness (Awareness)
Typology (Psychology)

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