Quote Originally Posted by cascadeco View Post
It's fine. Functions are a convoluted theory that don't necessarily apply in a straightforward manner; people like to think they do, but they don't. They describe theoretical cognitive processes that are probably relevant in terms of describing people and having conversations about differences in people, but specific lineups and certain types only using such and such function and if not, gasp, omg, you're unhealthy or stunted, is balderdash imo. I agree with other posters saying to stick with dichotomies and temperaments. Also, there is still a lot of variety and strength of various preferences within any given type.