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Art and Science of Leadership, The, 7th edition

  • Afsaneh Nahavandi
The Art and Science of Leadership, (Subscription)

ISBN-13: 9780133525823

Includes: eText

7th edition

Published byPearson (February 27th 2014) - Copyright © 2015

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  • eText

    A digital version of the text you can personalize and read online or offline.

Overview

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book.

The Art and Science of Leadership is intended for use in undergraduate and graduate courses in leadership. It is also suitable for any leader, or potential leader, who wants better decision making capability, more satisfied employees, better quality products and services, and more satisfied constituencies and customers.

Nahavandi’s text has an application emphasis with a cross cultural perspective on leadership.

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This program will provide a better teaching and learning experience–for you and your students. Here’s how:

  • Encourage Students to Apply Theory to Their Own Development: Strong theoretical coverage and cutting-edge research is presented.
  • Cross Cultural Focus: A cross-cultural, racial, and gender-based analyses of leadership is presented.¿
  • Keep your Course Current and Relevant: New examples, exercises, and research findings appear throughout the text.

Table of contents

Part 1 Building Blocks  1

            Chapter 1 Definition and Significance of Leadership  

            Chapter 2 The Global and Cultural Contexts  

            Chapter 3 Early Theories: The Foundations of Modern Leadership  

            Chapter 4 Individual Differences and Traits  

            Chapter 5 Power  

Part 2 Contemporary Concepts  

            Chapter 6 Current Era in Leadership: Inspiration and Connection to Followers

            Chapter 7 Other Leadership Perspectives: Upper Echelon and Leadership of Nonprofits  

Part 3 Leading  

            Chapter 8 Leading Teams  

            Chapter 9 Leading Change  

            Chapter 10 Developing Leaders  

References  

Author Index  

Subject Index  

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