Quixote Consulting

MBTI Resources
C.G. Jung

The Portable Jung
Edited by Joseph Campbell, Translated by R. F. C. Hull
Edited by mythology expert Joseph Campbell, this is an excellent introduction to Jung’s work in his own words. Read ‘Chapter Eight – General Description of the Types’ to learn first-hand where all of the type material used today started.

Modern Man in Search of A Soul
By C.G. Jung
This book contains Jung’s follow-up essay on type, written a decade after Psychological Types. See ‘Chapter 4 – A Psychological Theory of Types’.

Jung to Live By
By Eugene Pascal
A guide to Jungian principles. Specifically, see ‘Chapter 2 – The Functions of Consciousness, Otherwise Called Typology’

Psychological Types
By C.G. Jung
Written in 1921, read the 10th section of the book ‘General Description of the Types’. This section is also found in The Portable Jung.

Memories, Dreams, Reflections
By C.G. Jung
Jung’s autobiography is honest, witty and the most readily accessible of all of his writings. In it he says his type work was “an effort to deal with the relationship of the individual to the world, to people and things.”


Gifts Differing: Understanding Personality Type
By I.B. Myers and P.B. Myers
The developer of the MBTI explains how the Indicator was developed from Jung’s theory, describes the 16 different types, and explains how to use type ‘for the constructive use of differences’.

Looking at Type: The Fundamentals
By Charles R. Martin, Ph. D.
One of the best descriptions of each of the 16 different types.

The 16 Personality Types that Determine How We Live, Love, and Work
By Otto Kroeger and Janet M. Theusen

Please Understand Me: Character and Temperament Types
By D. Keirsey and M. Bates

Introduction to Type
By I.B. Myers, L.K. Kirby and K.D. Myers

Introduction to Type Dynamics and Development
By K.D. Myers and L.K. Kirby

Introduction to Type and Conflict
By Damian Killen and Danica Murphy

Introduction to Type and Teams
By E. Hirsh, K.W Hirsh and S.K. Hirsh

Introduction to Type in Organizations
By S. K. Hirsh and J.M. Kummerow

Introduction to Type and Emotional Intelligence
By Roger R. Pearman

Introduction to Type and Change
By Nancy J. Bargar and Linda K. Kirby

Introduction to Type and Communication
By Donna Dunning

In the Grip - Understanding Type, Stress and the Inferior Function
By Naomi L. Quenk

Typewatching Audio Series (4 CD set)
By Otto Kroeger, Janet M. Thuesen

Looking at Type and Learning Styles
By Gordon D. Lawrence

I’m Not Crazy, I’m Just Not You
The Real Meaning of the 16 Personality Types
By Roger R. Pearman and Sarah C. Albritton

Exploring type with the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator
(videotape) S.K. Hirsh

People Types and Tiger Stripes
By G. Lawrence

Type and Teamwork
By I.B. Myers


Center for Applications of Psychological Type

CPP, Inc.