So, this book sold over 3 million copies, and has been translated into 42 languages.
The author claims to be a behavioral scientist.
Of course, nobody thought to check that claim.
And that did not stop his personality type model crap from selling like hotcakes.
Personality tests are crap.
Myers-Briggs was pseudo-science crap.
It was built on Carl Jung’s mysticism pseudo-science crap.
Here is the book:
Here is the follow up book:
This guy is regularly on T.V. and the lecture circuit as a “behavioral scientist”, but he seems to have no formal credentials in that area, and his books are pure drivel.
But, man do they sell, and the media seems to love the author and his crap.
Because they are morons.
One does not need to stick to religion, to sell the public using the Old Time Religion and Tent Revival cons.
“Psychology” works as well as any other religion, with or without references to the divine; references to the mind are just as flimsy, but appeal to the masses for the same reason as other references to invisible forces, that cannot really be measured scientifically.