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Leadership : theory and practice

Author: Peter Guy Northouse
Publisher: Thousand Oaks : SAGE, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 6th edView all editions and formats
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Adopted at more than 1,000 colleges and universities worldwide, this market-leading text owes its successes to the unique way in which it combines an academically robust account of the major theories and models of leadership with an accessible style and practical exercises that help students apply what they learn. Each chapter follows a consistent format, allowing students to contrast the various theories. Three  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Guy Northouse
ISBN: 9781452203409 1452203407 1483350266 9781483350264
OCLC Number: 764593530
Description: xviii, 485 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Trait approach --
Skills approach --
Style approach --
Situational approach --
Contingency theory --
Path-goal theory --
Leader-member exchange theory --
Transformational leadership --
Servant leadership --
Authentic leadership --
Team leadership --
Psychodynamic approach --
Women and leadership --
Culture and leadership --
Leadership ethics.
Responsibility: Peter G. Northouse.

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"This is a great textbook that provides the foundational theories of leadership. The book achieves a critical balance of providing scholarly research and practitioner perspectives. Case studies, Read more...

 
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