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Art and Science of Leadership, The, 7th Edition

By Afsaneh Nahavandi

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Feb 27, 2014

Description

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  

Purchase Info

ISBN-10: 0-13-354676-4

ISBN-13: 978-0-13-354676-7

Format: Book

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