A J P Taylor

A.J.P. Taylor (1906-1990) was the most famous and controversial historian of the twentieth century. Author of over thirty books, the three peaks of his scholarship are the massive and authoritative The Struggle for Mastery in Europe, 1848 - 1918, the idiosyncratic English History, 1914 - 1945 and the revisionist Origins of the Second World War. But there was much else, The Trouble Makers: Dissent Over Foreign Policy, 1792 - 1939 was his own personal favourite. The essay often saw A.J.P. Taylor...See more

Personality Profile For A J P Taylor

A J P Taylor

The following is a personality profile of A J P Taylor based on his work.

A J P Taylor is social.

He is empathetic, he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. He is outgoing as well: he makes friends easily and feel comfortable around other people. But, A J P Taylor is also altruistic: he feels fulfilled when helping others, and will go out of his way to do so.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for belongingness.

Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done.

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