The dominant feature of Rudy Giuliani’s personality is a controlling, aggressive tendency. When a prominent aggressive tendency combines with moral certitude, the resulting personality prototype is the “hostile enforcer.”
Tagged: Rudy Giuliani political psychology
Rudy Giuliani is a dominant, controlling, aggressive personality whose combative orientation was instrumental to his success as a prosecutor and as mayor of New York City.
Giuliani’s primary personality pattern is Dominant/aggressive, with secondary features of the Conscientious/dutiful and Ambitious/confident patterns. The combination of highly dominant and conscientious patterns in Giuliani’s profile suggests an aggressive enforcer personality composite.