qAn excellent compilation of the concepts, models, and good practices to develop the contemporary leadership capacity so needed in a new generation of college leaders...The audience for this book is any administrator accountable to develop talent and capacity for faculty and staff in the leadership pipeline. Each chapter is well written, rich in context and detail, well researched with useful resources, and anchored by direct practical applications. The chapters are uniformly of high quality. Many students tell me they usually skip the 'preface, ' but in this book, that would be a big mistake! This preface is a substantive contribution to the evolution of leadership development programs and framework for the argument for the book.q?The Review of Higher EducationJaime Lester is an assistant professor in the Department of Leadership and Counseling at Old Dominion University. ... equity in higher education, retention and transfer of community college students, socialization of women and minority faculty, and leadership. ... Her primary research interests include leadership development for leaders of color and college student experiences with leadership programs.
|Title||:||Rethinking Leadership in a Complex, Multicultural, and Global Environment|
|Author||:||Adrianna J. Kezar|
|Publisher||:||Stylus Publishing, LLC. - 2008|