Other categories of personality

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A note for Lesson no. 6, "Brains Make More Than One Kind of Mind," in Seven and a Half Lessons About the Brain by Lisa Feldman Barrett.
Some context from page 102‌‌ is:

Some people are labeled as having a warm personality, and others are cold. Some people are more dominant and others more nurturing.

There are many different ways that people categorize one another. Here are some examples:


  1. Kiesler, Donald J. 1983. "The 1982 Interpersonal Circle: A Taxonomy for Complementarity in Human Transactions." Psychological Review, 90 (3): 185–214.
  2. Fiske, Susan T. 2018. "Stereotype Content: Warmth and Competence Endure." Current Directions in Psychological Science 27 (2): 67–73.