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Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Sharon Daloz Parks
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-09-22 - Publisher: Harvard Business Press

If leaders are made, not born, what is the best way to teach the skills they need to be effective? Today's complex times require a new kind of leadership--one that encompasses a mind-set and capabilities that can't necessarily be taught by conventional methods. In this unique leadership book, Sharon Daloz
Leadership Can Be Learned
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Gilmore Crosby
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-07 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Leadership is poorly understood because human systems are poorly understood. Like the "flat earth" theory of old, modern work culture is limited by a paradigm in which problems are understood as "clashes of personality,"' and blame is directed at the superficial level of individuals, groups, and structure. Leadership Can Be
The Leader's Companion: Insights on Leadership Through the Ages
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: J. Thomas Wren
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-30 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

This book serves as a guided introduction to the richly diverse perspectives on leadership throughout the ages and throughout the world. Each of the selections, introduced by the editor, presents enlightening thoughts on a different aspect of leadership. Writings by Plato, Aristotle, Lao-tzu and others demonstrate that the challenges of
Discovering Leadership
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Jon Billsberry
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-06 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

A reader aimed at undergraduate, post-graduate and MBA students taking a module in Leadership, it brings together a collection of 24 highly-cited articles and specially commissioned pieces on leadership. Critical, yet accessible, it is an ideal introduction to the subject.
Theory and Practice of Leadership
Language: en
Pages: 552
Authors: Roger Gill
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-15 - Publisher: SAGE

Electronic Inspection Copy available for instructors here Praise for the first edition: 'At last a well-written, balanced and insightful British book on leadership. It is probable that every theory and assertion of consequence is commented upon. A real tour-de-force.' - Emeritus Professor Gerry Randell, University of Bradford School of Management