Each individual has a set point, like that of a thermostat, for each of three basic dimensions or aspects of temperament: gain, deliberation-liberation, and approach-withdraw. Where one is set on each of these dimensions seems to endure within the individual. They are the primitive roots of individuality. (Ornstein, Robert, PhD. The Roots of the Self. p 48. NY: HarperCollins Publishing, 1995.)

Share this page via
Go to top
JSN Boot template designed by JoomlaShine.com