Review of HBO’s “Persona: The Dark Truth Behind Personality Test”

HBO’s troubling and well-done documentary “Persona” goes into the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator’s (MBTI) backstory to reveal the both incredibly impressive and strange history of this particular assessment (the mother-daughter duo meticulously documenting observations for many years and running mini experiments despite no psychological training to eventually create the MBTI is…

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