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Types vs. Traits

https://www.16personalities.com/articles/our-theory Regardless of its structure, any type-based theory will struggle to describe or characterize people whose scores lie near the dividing line. A different way…

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How to cheat on personality tests

https://theconversation.com/how-to-cheat-on-personality-tests-and-other-pseudosciences-30248 Because trait psychology is philosophically primitive, personality testers ignore or cannot recognise the problem of circularity of argument which haunts their enterprise. For example,…

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