A Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap Book about Studying Leadership

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SAGE, 2008 - Business & Economics - 162 pages
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Written for students who want to question what they are learning in their leadership course but are short on time, this entertaining and accessible book will be the perfect accompaniment to any course on leadership.

With controversial ideas and funny stories, it covers topics that readers will recognize from their course and some new but equally important areas to challenge their thinking.

Part of a highly popular new series this book will make you better able to question and understand this burgeoning field.

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If you are studying leadership as part of a course or program, this book provides a balanced and soberingly critical analysis of the present state of the art of leadership theories and research. The ... Read full review


Leadercentred Perspectives on Leadership
Followercentred Perspectives on Leadership
Cultural Perspectives on Leadership

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Brad Jackson is the Fletcher Building Education Trust Chair in Leadership at The University of Auckland Business School.

Ken Parry is Senior Research Fellow in the Department of Ancient History at Macquarie University, Australia. He is the editor-in-chief of "The Blackwell Dictionary of Eastern Christianity" (Blackwell, 1999) and has contributed to numerous other books and journals on Byzantine Christianity and the Christian East.

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