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Posted by Dee ( on August 16, 2003 at 10:52:03:

In Reply to: Re: TYPE 4 posted by Bertram Ostrer ( on August 16, 2003 at 08:53:18:

> > No joke! I can meet someone and within minutes pickup their type and speak by mirroring them.

> Your claim to that ability is perfectly credible. In fact, since the psychological qualities proper to a type ordinarily convey themselves nonverbally more than otherwise, intuition makes the most sense for type estimation.

> Interestingly, people who use their "radar" to guess people's types agree on this level more often than do people who try to match overgeneralized behavior patterns systematically with types.

> Admittedly, I find some Fives and NT's among the poorest type-spotters, though they analyze people earnestly. Befittingly, both character elements can hinder personal intuition - Five for fear of involvement, and NT for impersonal perspective.

> B.O.

Hi Bertram,


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