Evaluating the validity of Myers-Briggs Type Indicator theory: A teaching tool and window into intuitive psychology

@article{Stein2019EvaluatingTV,
  title={Evaluating the validity of Myers-Briggs Type Indicator theory: A teaching tool and window into intuitive psychology},
  author={Randy Stein and Alexander B. Swan},
  journal={Social and Personality Psychology Compass},
  year={2019}
}
Soc Personal Psychol Compass. 2019;e12434. https://doi.org/10.1111/spc3.12434 w Abstract Despite its immense popularity and impressive longevity, the Myers‐Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) has existed in a parallel universe to social and personality psychology. Here, we seek to increase academic awareness of this incredibly popular idea and provide a novel teaching reference for its conceptual flaws. We focus on examining the validity of the Jungian‐based theory behind MBTI that specifies that… 

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