The first edition of this popular and acclaimed book quickly became a favourite among students for the engaging way in which it guided them through the cacophony of competing perspectives and models of leadership. This new edition includes an expanded discussion of hot topics like followership, gender, ethics, authenticity and leadership and the arts set against the backdrop of the global financial crisis. In teaching you how to critically appraise and work with leadership theories rather than faithfully accept them, this book will not merely make you a better student of leadership; it could make you a better leader too. SAGEas A Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap Book About series shies away from the sterility of conventional textbooks, offering students an informal and accessible overview of the field that questions and challenges the traditional literature. You can view all the books in the VSFI series here.Jean Lipman-Blumen notes that a#39;toxic leaders manipulate their followersa#39; ordinary human needs and exploit their existential ... The psychodynamic approach to leadership is by no means a mainstream one within the study of leadership.
|Title||:||A Very Short Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap Book About Studying Leadership|
|Author||:||Brad Jackson, Ken Parry|
|Publisher||:||SAGE - 2011-05-12|