Contemporary Issues in Leadership

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1993-09-01
  • Publisher: Westview Pr

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This new edition of Contemporary Issues in Leadership speaks directly to the central points of change: leadership versus management; leadership and followership; and especially, the diversity of leadership styles and pathways.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrationsp. vii
Prefacep. ix
The Human Dimensionp. 1
What Makes a Leader?p. 5
A New Vision of Leadershipp. 19
To Give Their Gifts: The Innovative, Transforming Leadership of Adaptive Workp. 43
Do You Have the Will to Lead?p. 65
Inside Hewlett-Packard, Carly Fiorina Combines Discipline, New-Age Talkp. 73
Defining Valuesp. 79
Moral Person and Moral Manager: How Executives Develop a Reputation for Ethical Leadershipp. 85
Politics or Porcelain?p. 101
Crisis, Culture, and Charisma: The New Leader's Work in Public Organizationsp. 111
Leading Learning Organizationsp. 125
A View About "Vision,"p. 131
The Evolving Paradigm of Leadership Developmentp. 143
Followers for the Times: Engaging Employees in a Winning Partnershipp. 163
Retrospectivesp. 183
Plato on Leadershipp. 187
Napoleon's Tragic March Home from Moscow: Lessons in Hubrisp. 209
The Greatest Man Churchill and Truman Ever Metp. 229
The Antileadership Vaccinep. 233
Dilemmas and Paradoxesp. 241
The End of Leadership: Exemplary Leadership Is Impossible Without Full Inclusion, Initiatives, and Cooperation of Followersp. 247
Do We Really Want More Leaders in Business?p. 261
We Won't See Great Leaders Until We See Great Women Leadersp. 275
Narcissistic Leaders: The Incredible Pros, the Inevitable Consp. 281
Level 5 Leadership: The Triumph of Humility and Fierce Resolvep. 297
About the Editors and Contributorsp. 311
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