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Thinking vs. Feeling. Thinking and Feeling, exploring the differences The other kind of mental process identified by Jung is judgment, a process of organising and evaluating information, and coming to conclusions.

Thinking vs. Feeling

Using the judging process, some sort of evaluation is made and Jung identified two kinds of judgment: Thinking and Feeling. The T-F dichotomy is our ‘output’ scale - ie how we each make decisions. Both of these can be used in either the outer, extraverted world or in the inner, introverted world. Thinking judgments are based on objective criteria or principles, as Jung describes: ...judgement is reserved as to what significance should be attached to the facts in question. Feeling judgments are based on personal, interpersonal, or emotional values as Jung describes: ...adaptation will depend entirely on the feeling value he attributes to them. Thinking types tend to make their decisions based on data, evidence and rational thought.


Free personality test, type descriptions, relationship and career advice. TypeLogic Home Page. INTJ. INTJ. Mar 1 Hi I never use this anymore but I made a spin-off Twitter account @intjprobs Follow and @reply me with intj problems!


Thanks for liking my blog. Melanie Feb 6 zeggy asked: For your 'famous fictional INTJ characters" series, could you do Katniss from The Hunger Games? Hipster INTJ. Ask INTJ. INTJ Central: The Compleat Idiot’s Guide to the INTJ. Table of Contents Introduction Welcome to yet another document about INTJs.

INTJ Central: The Compleat Idiot’s Guide to the INTJ

Numerous INTJ resources are available on the web, but they are all descriptive (telling you some things about us) without being particularly prescriptive (instructing you on how to deal with us). So we – a bunch of INTJs – decided to rectify that situation by providing you this convenient, handsomely designed, and eminently well-written instructional guide. The INTJ Explained. I recently had something of a minor existential breakdown, or experienced the beginning of a big one that I managed to ward off before it got too bad.

The INTJ Explained

As a result, I became largely absent from tumblr in general for several days, for my own mental health. Then I had a business conference to attend, which took up the better part of a week. This means everything got put on hold, from answering questions to working on selecting a new moderator. INTJ. Keirsey Temperament Sorter. Heading text[edit] The Keirsey Temperament Sorter (KTS) is a self-assessed personality questionnaire designed to help people better understand themselves and others.

Keirsey Temperament Sorter

It was first introduced in the book Please Understand Me. It is one of the most widely used personality assessments in the world, and its user base consists of major employers including Bank of America, Allstate, the U.S. Air Force, IBM, 7-Eleven, Safeco, AT&T, and Coca-Cola.[1] The KTS is closely associated with the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI); however, there are significant practical and theoretical differences between the two personality questionnaires and their associated different descriptions.

Four temperaments[edit] David Keirsey expanded on the ancient study of temperament by Hippocrates and Plato. Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. A chart with descriptions of each Myers–Briggs personality type and the four dichotomies central to the theory The Myers–Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) is an introspective self-report questionnaire designed to indicate psychological preferences in how people perceive the world around them and make decisions.[1][2][3] The MBTI was constructed by Katharine Cook Briggs and her daughter Isabel Briggs Myers.

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator

History[edit] Katharine Cook Briggs began her research into personality in 1917. Upon meeting her future son-in-law, she observed marked differences between his personality and that of other family members. After the English translation of Jung's book Psychological Types was published in 1923 (first published in German in 1921), she recognized that Jung's theory was similar to, but went far beyond, her own.[1]:22 Briggs's four types were later identified as corresponding to the IXXXs, EXXPs, EXTJs and EXFJs. Origins of the theory[edit] Differences from Jung[edit] Judging vs. perception[edit] The mbti types. Do you as an INTJ have any tips for putting up with ESTJs?

the mbti types

My mom is one and she's unbearable at times. She doesn't understand introversion or why I get annoyed that she takes 5 minutes to talk about something she could sum up in 5 seconds. I don’t really, my neighbour’s an ESTJ and I really… I actually can’t stand him. I mean, he’s a good guy, I realise that, but even when I explain why I don’t care for going out or interacting with a lot of people, he just doesn’t get it. They’re probably too stuck in their own perception of the world and their own experiences, and they tend to lack the empathy to put themselves into the shoes of someone else. The one thing I usually do when my own mum does that (who’s an INFP) is just tell her to get to the point.

The best thing I can suggest to you is to try to explain yourself. Clifton StrengthsFinder. Strengths Finder Strengths List.