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By David Keirsey

For the earlier two decades Keirsey has endured to enquire character transformations, to refine his concept of the 4 temperaments and to outline the features of personality that distinguish one from one other.

His findings shape the foundation of Please comprehend Me II, an up-to-date and significantly increased version of the e-book, way more complete and coherent than the unique, and but with a lot of a similar easy access. One significant addition is Keirsey's view of ways the temperaments vary within the clever roles they're probably to enhance. each one folks, he says, has 4 sorts of intelligence, tactical, logistical, diplomatic, strategic, notwithstanding one of many 4 pursuits us way over the others, and hence will get way more perform than the remainder. Like 4 matches in a hand of playing cards, we each one have an extended go well with and a quick go well with in what pursuits us and what we do good, and lucky certainly are these whose paintings fits their abilities.

As within the unique booklet, Please comprehend Me II starts with The Keirsey Temperament Sorter, the main used character stock on the planet. but additionally integrated is The Keirsey Four-Types Sorter, a brand new brief questionnaire that identifies one's uncomplicated temperament after which ranks one's moment, 3rd, and fourth offerings. proportion this new sorter with family and friends, and get set for a full of life and engaging dialogue of non-public types.

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Liu and Kuo (2007) also revealed from a group of Taiwanese students that healthy parent-child relationships and interpersonal relationships correlated negatively with Internet addiction. 3: The more strictly parents control the adolescents’ online behavior, the more likely the adolescents will be addicted to social media. 5 Sociopsychological Traits In previous addiction research, some studies suggested that it is the substance itself that causes addiction (Haddock and Beto 1988), some studies pointed out that certain genetic predispositions or brain differences might lead to addiction (Schuckit 1987), and some scholars believed that certain social and psychological traits might be related to addiction (Haddock and Beto 1988).

Renren (previously known as Xiaonei) and Kaixin are the two most widely used SNS among Chinese users. The SNS discussed in this study include Renren, Kaixin, Facebook (which has very few Chinese users because of the Great Firewall of China), and all other kinds of social networking websites. 3 Blogs Blogs are special types of websites that usually display date-stamped entries in reverse chronological order (OECD 2007). On these sites, blog owners can share 12 2 Literature Review their feelings, photos, ideas, issues, and opinions (Huang et al.

5 % of middle-school Internet users use blogs (CNNIC 2010). CNNIC (2011) suggested that the rapid growth of blog use is related closely to the rapid growth of IM and SNS use. One major reason is that many IM and SNS applications now provide personal blog spaces. Thus, blogs based on the interpersonal networks built on IM and SNS are now important media for deeper communication and mutual understanding among friends and acquaintances. ” It is an online platform where users post short messages of up to 140 characters and share with others within their social networks (Murphy 2008) comments about what they are doing, reading, or watching online or any other topic (Martinez 2009).

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