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Reading list

A few of the books listed below are available in large bookstores. Amazon carries a large stock of type books. (www.amazon.co.uk).

General books on type


BARON, Renee, What Type Am I? Discover Who You Really Are, Penguin Books, New York, 1998.
HIRSH, Sandra & KUMMEROW, Jean, Life Types:  Warner Books, New York USA, 1989.
HIRSH, Sandra Krebs, Work It Out – Clues for Solving People Problems at Work, Davies Black Publishing, Palo Alto, 1996. 
KEIRSEY, David & BATES, Marilyn, Please Understand Me ll -  Temperament, Character & Intelligence: Prometheus Nemesis Book Company, Del Mar, CA, USA, 1998.
KROEGER, Otto & THUESEN Janet M., Type Talk: The 16 Personality Types that Determine How We Live, Love, and Work: Delta, New York, USA, 1989.
KROEGER, Otto & THUESEN Janet M., Type Talk At Work,
KUMMEROW, Jean M., BARGER, Nancy, J & KIRKBY, Linda K., Worktypes – Understand Your Work Personality, How it Helps You and Holds you Back and What You Can Do to Understand It,  1996.
MYERS, Isabel Briggs with Peter B. Myers, Gifts Differing: Consulting Psychologists' Press, Inc. Palo Alto, CA. USA, 1992.
MYERS, Katherine C., &  KIRKBY, Linda K., Introduction to Type Dynamics and Development, 1994   (Booklet)
PEARMAN, Roger & ALBRITTON, Sarah C, I’m Not Crazy, I’m Just Not You, , Davies Black Publishing, Palo Alto, 1997.. 
TIEGER, Paul D. & BARRON-TIEGER, Barbara, The Art of Speedreading People, Little Brown & Co 1998.
THOMSON, Lenore, Personality Type – An Owner’s Manual, Shambhala, Boston, 1998.

Type and parenting

BARRON-TIEGER, Barbara &  TIEGER, Paul D., Nature by Nurture: Understand Your Child’s Personality Type and Become a Better Parent, Little Brown &  Co, 1997.
NEFF, LaVonne, One of a Kind:  Making the Most of Your Child's Uniqueness:  Multnomah Press, Oregon, USA, 1988.


Personal relationships

KROEGER, Otto & THUESEN Janet M., 16 Ways to Love Your Lover, Tilden Press, New York, 1994.
TIEGER, Paul D. & BARRON-TIEGER, Barbara, Just Your Type – Create the Relationship You’ve Always Wanted Using the Secrets of Personality Type, Little Brown & Co, 2000.


Organisations/leadership/teams


BARGER, Nancy J. &  KIRKBY, Linda K., The Challenge of Change in Organisations, Davies Black Publishing, Palo Alto, 1995.
BARR, Lee and Norma, The Leadership Equation: Leadership Management and the Myers-Briggs: Eakin Press, Texas, USA, 1989.
BARR, Lee and Norma, Leadership Development – Maturity and Power, Eakin Press, Texas,1994.
BRIDGES, William, The Character of Organizations: Using Jungian Type in Organizational Development, Consulting Psychologists Press, Inc. Palo Alto, CA. USA, 1992.
HUSZCZO, Gregory, Tools for Team Excellence – Getting Your Team into High Gear and Keeping it There,  Davies Black Publishing, Palo Alto, 1997.
ISACHSEN, Olaf & BERENS, Linda V., Working Together: A Personality-Centered Approach to Management: Neworld Management Press, Coronado, CA, USA, 1988.
PEARMAN, Roger R., Enhancing Leadership Effectiveness through Psychological Type, Centre for the Application of Psychological Type, Florida, 1999


Careers

BARRON-TIEGER, Barbara &  TIEGER, Paul D., Do What You Are: Discover the Perfect Career For You Through The Secrets of Personality Type, Little Brown &  Co, 1995


Entrepreneurship

ISACHSEN, Olaf, Joining the Entrepreneurial Elite: Four Styles to Business Success,  Davies Black Publishing, Palo Alto, 1996.

Sales

BROCK, Susan, Using Type in Selling, 1992. (Booklet)

Health

ALLEN, Judy and BROCK, Susan A., Health Care Communication Using Personality Type – Patients are Different, Routledge, London, 2000.

Education

FAIRHURST, Alice M. And Lisa L., Effective Teaching, Effective Learning, Making the Personality Connection in Your Classroom, Davies-Black Publishing, Palo Alto, CA, USA, 1995.
    LAWRENCE, Gordon, People Types & Tiger Stripes,: Centre for Application of Psychological Type, Florida, USA, 1993.
   
Midlife/ageing

CORLETT, Eleanor S. & MILLNER, Nancy B., Navigating Midlife: Using Typology as a Guide: CPP Books, Palo Alta, CA, USA, 1993.
    MILLNER, Nancy Bost, Creative Aging: Discovering the Unexpected Joys of Later Life Through Personality Type, 1998

Stress and the inferioir function

Quenk, Naomi L., Beside Ourselves: Our Hidden Personality in Everyday Life, CPP Books, Palo Alto, 1993.
Quenk, Naomi L, In the Grip: Our Hidden Personality, CPP, Palo Alto, 1996 (Booklet)

Type theory research

BAYNE, Rowan, The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator: A Critical Review and Practical Guide, Chapman and Hall, London 1995
JUNG, C.G., Psychological Types, Routledge, London, 1971.
MYERS, Isabel Briggs and McCAULLEY, Mary H., Manual: Guide to the Development and Use of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, Consulting Psychologists Press, Palo Alto, 1992.
SAUNDERS, Frances Wright, Katherine and Isabel  Mother’s Light, Daughter’s Journey, Consulting Psychologists Press, Palo Alto, 1991. 
SHARPE, Daryl, Personality Types: Jung’s Model of Typology, Inner City Books, Toronto, 1987.
SPOTO, Angelo, Jung’s Typology in Perspective,   Boston, 1989.

 

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