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50. 51. 52. 53. 54. 55. 56. 57. 58. 59. 60. 61. 62. 63. 64. 65. 66. 67. 68. 69. 70. 71. 72. Many friends Enjoys parties Jolly, cheery Jokes Optimistic Leader Opportunist Over-ambitious Movementy Distractable Over-talkative Laughs at criticism Excitable Slap-dash Reckless Boastful Extravagant T h e a tric a l....................... Promiscuous Drugs Alcohol Over-assertive Resents authority Feuds Self-righteous Angry if criticised Dissatisfied....................... ILLNESS e p r e s s iv e s M. M.

Mistakes are inevitable, but the probability is that if our diagnosis o f types is founded upon wide considerations one or two 34 P E R S O N A L I T Y A ND M E N T A L ILLNESS errors will not seriously affect our conclusions. The only serious disadvantage o f a long schedule o f traits is the time taken in assessing them, but any accurate picture is bound to take time to secure. One particular difficulty about using" a list o f traits as indicators of personality is the fact that some people are very changeable and traits which may be characteristic o f them in one humour may be absent in another.

In Appendix A the specificity o f the 33 schizoid traits is examined in detail, my own observa­ tions being compared with those of other workers, particularly Kraepelin, Hoch, Kretschmer, Bowman, Amsden, M acCurdy, Smalldon and Lewis. In Appendix B a similar examination o f the non-specific traits has 48 P E R S O N A L I T Y AND ME N T A L ILLNESS A. A f f e c t iv e s D S c h iz o id 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30.

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