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Robert Stark interviews Aleksey Bashtavenko about Introversion & Extroversion

Robert Stark interviews Aleksey Bashtavenko about Introversion & Extroversion

 http://www.starktruthradio.com/?p=1339

Robert Stark and co-host Robert Lindsay talk to Aleksey Bashtavenko about the differences between introversion and extroversion

Topics include:

How few people are purely introverted or extroverted but rather have tendencies to one or the other

Carl Jung’s Theory of Temperaments on psychological types and temperaments

How introversion and extroversion are temperaments which are inborn traits

How introverts suck in energy and extroverts push out energy

The book Loneliness: Human Nature and the Need for Social Connection which states that social isolation leads to serious psychological problems

Robert Lindsay’s statement that introverts are inhibited and rarely engage in aggressive behavior and how extroverts commit most violent crime

However introverts can build up rage and in some instances unleash that rage upon society (ex. Elliot Rodger, Ted Kaczynski)

The politicization of personality types and pop psychology (ex. TheMBTI and Typology Central forums)

The argument that introverts are socially and economically discriminated against and how Robert Lindsay disagree’s with Aleksey’s assertion that they are not

Susan Cain: The power of introverts

Societal stereotypes and prejudices against introverts

How there is a lot more to personality theory than just introversion and extroversion

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