Procrusteanism.



Procrustes is the ancient Innkeeper
who,
in order to ‘fit’ tall guests
into his too-short beds
simply lopped off their feet.

Now it has become ‘Archetypal’,
there is so much of this
“innovative professional-perfectionism”
going on –
‘achieved’
by “cutting a pre-existing whole-thing”
down-to-size
to fit a “New Model”.
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INSTANCE

Professor Dr Carl Gustav Jung’s
successfully working achievement was his
professional-establishment of
Extraversion Introversion,
and of
Ambiversion

and his like-establishment of
a fifth fundamental mind-function to
Intuition, Feeling, Sensation, and Thinking
namely
Transcending

Jung dies.
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ALONG COME TWO FEMALE-PSYCHOLOGISTS
WHO CAN ‘DO BETTER’ –
The USA’s Myers and Briggs

who take Jung’s life-work
and cut out from it
both the
Dispositional-Ambiversion
and the
Transcending-Mind-Function
before
‘professionally-re-hashing the remains into
(“) The Myers-Briggs Personnel Selection Test (“)
which gets heavily promoted
and quite ‘price-ily-sold’
to a then increasing number of wealthy
and already-successful
Business, Professional, and Educational Companies
even
including Universities – intefnationally.
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🙁

2325 Interimly published for general-public-co-sustainworthying .

ANOTHER INSTANCE WILL BE
Supplanting Foundational Healing-Educational
Acupressure
by its more invasive-medically-surgical “quick-fix”
Acupuncture.
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