Leadership

Theory and Practice

Author: Peter G. Northouse

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1412974887

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 435

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Now with new coverage of authentic leadership and servant leadership, the Fifth Edition of Peter Northouse's Leadership remains the market-leading survey text for leadership courses across disciplines. The new edition combines an academically robust account of major theories, approaches, models, and themes of leadership with an accessible style and numerous practical exercises to allow students to apply what they learn about leadership both to themselves and to specific contexts and situations. Features and Benefits: - Breadth of theory coverage is substantial yet synthesized in such a way as to leave room for specific application and greater discussion of discipline or program-specific issues. - Numerous, contemporary case studies supplement each major theory or topic to allow students to apply leadership concepts to specific scenarios. - Leadership instruments and questionnaires provide effective reflection opportunities and often add a a significant and immediate reality check to the theory presented. - The chapter on Women and Leadership is expanded to broader diversity issues. - The enhanced Instructor's Resources CD offers more test items, new cases, and access to academic journal articles, organized by topic and/or discipline. - A new accompanying Study Site featuring additional topics, exercises, projects, cases, chapter summaries, video clips, and social networking tools encourages active participation and learning among groups inside or outside the classroom.

Leadership

Theory and Practice

Author: Peter G. Northouse

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 1452203407

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 485

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Adopted at more than 1,000 colleges and universities worldwide, the market-leading text owes its success 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 case studies in each chapter provide practical examples of the theories discussed.

Leadership

Theory and Practice

Author: Peter G. Northouse

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 141294161X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 395

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Heartened by the positive response to previous editions of Leadership: Theory and Practice, this Fourth Edition is written with the same objective to bridge the gap between the often simplistic popular approaches to leadership and the more abstract theoretical approaches.

Leadership

theory and practice

Author: Peter Guy Northouse

Publisher: Sage Publications, Inc

ISBN: 9780803957688

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 274

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With this text, Peter Northouse provides a description and analysis of a wide variety of different theoretical approaches to leadership, paying special attention to how each theory can be employed to improve leadership in practice

Leadership

Theory and Practice

Author: Peter G. Northouse

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781544327839

Category:

Page: 528

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Used at more than 1500 institutions in 89 countries and translated into 12 different languages, this market-leading text successfully combines an academically robust account of the major theories and models of leadership with an accessible style and practical examples that help students apply what they learn.New to the 8th edition: A new chapter on Followership looks at the important role followers play in leadership, covering both effective followership (how followers can help leaders accomplish goals) and ineffective followership (why followers sometimes accept toxic leadership). The chapter also includes a self-assessment on followership as well as three new cases: BlueBird Care (an in-home health care agency), Olympic Rowers (1936 Olympic rowing team), and Penn State Sexual Abuse Scandal. A new questionnaire in the chapter on Leadership Ethical Style assesses a leader's style of ethical leadership and will help leaders understand their decision-making preferences when confronting ethical dilemmas. New coverage of destructive leadership, the dark side of leadership, and psuedotransformational leadership has been included. Key features: A chronological approach that traces how leadership thought has developed over time A consistent format throughout the chapters that allows students to compare the various theories A leadership instrument and questionnaire within each chapter, providing self-assessment and reflection opportunities for each theory presented. The paperback is packaged with FREE 12 month access to an interactive eBook The book is supported by online resources, including a coursepack for instructors consisting of assessment tools, assignable SAGE Premium video, sample course syllabi, lecture notes, access to real-world cases from SAGE Business Cases, and all tables and figures from the book. Whilst for students, there is a study site that includes eFlashcards, e-quizzes, videos of author Peter G. Northouse discussing key concepts from the book, and access to SAGE journal content.Suitable reading for students on leadership courses across a range of subjects including Business & Management, Health and Education.

Handbook of Leadership Theory and Practice

Author: Nitin Nohria,Rakesh Khurana

Publisher: Harvard Business Press

ISBN: 9781422157114

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 848

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Scores of books and articles have been written in the popular press and mainstream marketplace about leadership: who leaders are, what they do, and why they matter. Yet in academia, there is a dearth of rigorous research, journal articles, or doctoral programs focused on leadership as a discipline. Why do top business schools espouse mission statements that promise to "educate the leaders of the future"- yet fail to give leadership its intellectual due? The Handbook of Leadership Theory and Practice seeks to bridge this disconnect. Based on the Harvard Business School Centennial Colloquium "Leadership: Advancing an Intellectual Discipline" and edited by HBS professors Nitin Nohria and Rakesh Khurana, this volume brings together the most important scholars from fields as diverse as psychology, sociology, economics, and history to take stock of what we know about leadership and to set an agenda for future research. More than a means of getting ahead and gaining power, leadership must be understood as a serious professional and personal responsibility. Featuring the thinking of today's most renowned scholars, the Handbook of Leadership Theory and Practice will be a catalyst for elevating leadership to a higher intellectual plane - and help shape the research agenda for the next generation of leadership scholars.

Leadership Challenge

Author: James M. Kouzes,Barry Z. Posner

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9783527503742

Category: Executive ability

Page: 382

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Through research, interviews and the experience of hundreds of managers, Kouzes and Posner show how leadership can be learned and mastered by all. Readable, interesting, and up-to-date. Highly recommended.--Library Journal.

Theory and Practice of Leadership

Author: Roger Gill

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 144628929X

Category: Medical

Page: 552

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Electronic Inspection Copy available for instructors here Praise for the first edition: 'At last a well-written, balanced and insightful British book on leadership. It is probable that every theory and assertion of consequence is commented upon. A real tour-de-force.' - Emeritus Professor Gerry Randell, University of Bradford School of Management 'Theory and Practice of Leadership is an all encompassing, global review of examples and case studies that is both comprehensive and easily adaptable to almost any situation one would encounter in leading people.' - Richard J. Conwell, Nova Southeastern University, Journal of Applied Management and Entrepreneurship If you are looking for a more holistic and critical take on the field of leadership, look no further! The second edition of this engaging and highly-respected text offers an exploration of leadership in a variety of contexts, both profit-orientated and non-profit. New to this edition: Refined to capture and delineate the essential theories more clearly, with broader coverage taking in the latest developments in areas such as change, politics, assessment and development of leadership, and multiple intelligences. Further development of a new integrative model of core leadership themes and practices. Abundant examples and illustrations, together with detailed explanations of how they apply in practice. A companion website with an Instructor's Manual, PowerPoint slides, links to additional case studies and full-text journal articles. Theory and Practice of Leadership will prove a highly-stimulating read for undergraduate and postgraduate students of leadership and related subjects as well as management consultants and practising managers. Visit the Theory and Practice of Leadership companion website www.sagepub.co.uk/gill to take advantage of additional resources for students and lecturers.

Introduction to Leadership

Concepts and Practice

Author: Peter G. Northouse

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1412989523

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 267

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Providing practical strategies for becoming a better leader, this bestselling book includes interactive elements to help students apply leadership concepts to their own lives. The book examines one quality of leadership per chapter, enabling students to apply concepts and skills to their leadership development. It provides self-assessment questionnaires, observational exercises, and reflection and action worksheets in each chapter. A new chapter on handling conflict has been added to the Second Edition, giving a multi-faceted view of conflict and methods for resolving conflict in leadership situations. Case studies have been added to the end of each chapter, including more global examples, and followed by questions to stimulate class discussion.

Outdoor Leadership

Theory and Practice

Author: Bruce Martin,Mary Breunig,Mark Wagstaff,Marni A. Goldenberg

Publisher: Human Kinetics

ISBN: 1492585793

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 400

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Outdoor Leadership, Second Edition, is the definitive text for developing student leadership in outdoor and adventure settings throughout the world. Crafted by an author team internationally recognized for their research, teaching, and experience in outdoor and adventure leadership, this new edition provides students with the foundational knowledge they need to develop as competent professionals in the field. Grounded in Eight Core Competencies Through Outdoor Leadership, Second Edition, students are introduced to eight core competencies that the authors consider essential to outdoor leadership: 1. Foundational knowledge 2. Self-awareness and professional conduct 3. Decision making and judgment 4. Teaching and facilitation 5. Environmental stewardship 6. Program management 7. Safety and risk management 8. Technical ability This unique approach to outdoor and adventure leadership will help students meet current professional standards in the field as they prepare for careers in education and recreation. The students move step by step through the materials and assignments, gaining and demonstrating leadership competencies, which they will document through a portfolio of their course experiences. The development of these portfolios is a highly practical and valuable takeaway for students looking to get a leg up as they ready themselves for their careers. New to the Text This latest edition of Outdoor Leadership offers new features, material, and resources, including: • The expertise and perspectives of new author Marni Goldenberg • A new chapter on program assessment • A new chapter on developing cultural and social justice competencies as an outdoor leader • A redistribution of the content on values and ethics (formerly a single chapter) across multiple chapters • An increased emphasis on international perspectives • A stronger focus on outdoor leadership in the area of ecotourism • Revisions to address critical issues in the evolving field of outdoor and adventure leadership • New ancillaries, including an instructor guide (which includes learning and portfolio activities for each chapter, as well as other new learning experiences), a test package, and a presentation package Emphasizing Both Theory and Practice While primarily directed at novice outdoor leaders, , is useful for more experienced outdoor leaders as well, including administrative and supervisory personnel in outdoor leadership organizations. The authors have created a balance between theory and practice as they explore the eight core competencies by doing the following: • Introducing students to a wide variety of theories and concepts integral to outdoor leadership • Using chapter-opening vignettes to illustrate the theories and concepts addressed in the chapter • Acquainting readers with numerous organizations and agencies in which outdoor leaders work • Offering a series of learning activities and professional development exercises to transform the theoretical into the practical Preparing Students for Successful Careers The result is a highly useful resource that grounds students in the theories, concepts, and competencies that they need in order to be successful leaders in outdoor and adventure settings. This competency-based approach will help aspiring outdoor leaders plan safe, enjoyable, and ecologically responsible expeditions; acquire and showcase their leadership abilities, culminating in a professional portfolio; and develop the knowledge and expertise they need to be effective leaders.

Bundle: Leadership Theory and Practice, Fourth Edition and Cases in Leadership

Author: Peter G. Northouse,W. Glenn Rowe

Publisher: SAGE Publications, Incorporated

ISBN: 9781412960922

Category: Business & Economics

Page: N.A

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ORDER THE BUNDLE AND SAVE! Our bestselling leadership book is now available with cases in leadership at a discounted price. Order Leadership: Theory and Practice by Peter Northouse with Cases in Leadership by W. Glenn Rowe and save over 20%! Heartened by the positive response to previous editions of Leadership: Theory and Practice, this Fourth Edition is written with the same objective to bridge the gap between the often simplistic popular approaches to leadership and the more abstract theoretical approaches. Learn more at www.sagepub.com/northouse4e Cases in Leadership is a unique collection of 30 real-world leadership cases from Ivey Publishing plus fourteen practitioner readings from the Ivey Business Journal. This casebook helps business students gain a better understanding of leadership and enables them to be more effective leaders through their careers. The selected cases are about complex leadership issues that require the attention of the decision-maker in each case. This supplemental text is intended for advanced undergraduate and graduate leadership courses taught in management departments, schools of public administration, and communication departments. It is organized to work especially well in conjunction with the Fourth Edition of Peter Northouse’s Leadership: Theory and Practice, (SAGE, 2007), but is suitable for use with any standard textbook on leadership. Learn more at www.sagepub.com/rowe

Leadership

Theory and Practice

Author: Richard L. Daft

Publisher: Harcourt College Pub

ISBN: N.A

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 496

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Führen Leisten Leben

Wirksames Management für eine neue Welt

Author: Fredmund Malik

Publisher: Campus Verlag

ISBN: 3593424347

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 442

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Eines der besten Wirtschaftsbücher aller Zeiten Fredmund Maliks "Management-Bibel" im neuen Gewand. Wer sich mit Management beschäftigt, kommt an Fredmund Malik nicht vorbei. Er gilt zu Recht als Revolutionär der Managementtheorie. Mit "Führen. Leisten. Leben" hat Malik den Klassiker für wirksame Manager geschrieben. Sie wollen im Managementalltag erfolgreich sein, ohne sich durch einen Berg von Führungsliteratur zu wühlen? - Lesen Sie gleich die "Management-Bibel". Der Klassiker von Fredmund Malik hat ein neues Gesicht bekommen Maliks zentrales Werk erscheint jetzt in einer neuen, völlig überarbeiteten Auflage. - Das neue "Führen. Leisten. Leben" hat ein ansprechendes Layout. - Eine neue Leserführung ermöglicht dem Nutzer einen flexiblen Einstieg in Maliks starken Text. - In einem vollständig neuen Kapitel wendet sich der Vordenker einem der größten Wandlungsprozesse aller Zeiten zu: der "Großen Transformation21". - Die "Bibel" war noch nie so überzeugend wie heute. Sein bahnbrechendes Buch, das bereits mehr als 500 000 Leser begeistert und inspiriert hat, ist gestern wie heute ein Meilenstein der Managementliteratur. - Malik zeigt: Die "ideale" Führungskraft gibt es nicht. - Malik liefert das perfekte Rüstzeug für den Führungsalltag. - Maliks Buch ist für das Management von Unternehmen und Institutionen ebenso bestens geeignet wie für das Selbstmanagement. - "Führen. Leisten. Leben" ist das Triptychon des Managements. Das Werk wird auch morgen für Begeisterung sorgen. Mehr noch: Fredmund Maliks Buch wird Ihr Leben verändern!

Leadership Interactive EBook

Theory and Practice

Author: Peter G. Northouse

Publisher: SAGE Publications, Incorporated

ISBN: 9781452226378

Category: Business & Economics

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This sixth edition combines an academically robust account of major theories, approaches, models, and themes of leadership with an accessible style and numerous practical exercises.

Forschungsmethoden in Psychologie und Sozialwissenschaften - für Bachelor

Author: Walter Hussy,Margrit Schreier,Gerald Echterhoff

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 354095936X

Category: Psychology

Page: 312

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Für das Studium der Psychologie und der Sozialwissenschaften spielt das Einüben quantitativer und qualitativer Erhebungs-, Forschungs- und Auswertungsverfahren eine wichtige Rolle. Dieses Buch bietet einen verständlichen Überblick über die Vielfalt der Methoden, ihre Logik und Einsatzgebiete, Stärken und Schwachpunkte. Mit Beispielen und Tipps für die Praxis sowie Fragen zur Lernkontrolle. Der Band eignet sich für Studierende im Bachelorstudium und alle, die einen verständlichen Einstieg in diese Forschungsmethoden suchen.

Leadership Interactive EBook Student Version

Theory and Practice

Author: Peter G. Northouse

Publisher: Sage Publications, Incorporated

ISBN: 9781506305226

Category: Business & Economics

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Take a tour of the Interactive eBook online! ? This Interactive eBook is FREE when bundled with the print version! Instructors: Bundle this Interactive eBook with its print version and your students get the eBook for free! Use Bundle ISBN: 9781506305288 Contact your Sales Representative for more information. This dynamic Interactive eBook version of the Seventh Edition of Northouse's bestselling text, Leadership goes way beyond highlighting and note-taking! Read your mobile-friendly eBook anywhere, anytime with easy access across desktop, smartphone, and tablet devices. Using the VitalSource Bookshelf® platform, download your book to a personal computer and read it offline, share notes and highlights with instructors and classmates who are using the same eBook, and "follow" friends and instructors as they make their own notes and highlights. Simply click on icons in the eBook to experience a broad array of multimedia resources as well as access to academic and professional articles. VIDEO: Relevant interviews, lectures, personal stories, inquiries, animated graphics, and other clips bring deeper learning and understanding as you explore key topics. AUDIO: Engaging podcasts and audio resources supplement and enrich key points within the text. REFERENCE AND JOURNAL ARTICLES: Access to articles from SAGE's influential journals, handbooks, and encyclopedias offer important background and exposure to seminal work in your field of study. Students: Still need to purchase an Access Code? Just select the "Buy Item Now" button on this page to purchase your individual access code. View a sample chapter from the interactive eBook. Please contact yourSales Representative for more information.

Leadership Theory and Research

A Critical Approach to New and Existing Paradigms

Author: Christian Harrison

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319686720

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 109

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This book provides a concise yet comprehensive literature review on leadership. As well as offering critical insight into leadership research, the author addresses emerging paradigms and identifies new approaches. A vital tool for leadership students and scholars, the text will enable readers to demonstrate a critical awareness of current developments both in theory and practice of leadership and its importance in modern organizations. Both scholars and practitioners will find the engaging discussion in this book particularly useful as the author offers practical ideas for development and a much-needed unified theory on leadership.

Introduction to leadership

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Author: Peter Guy Northouse

Publisher: Sage Publications, Inc

ISBN: N.A

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 186

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'Introduction to Leadership' is a highly practical textbook that empowers students to explore their own style and identify ways to improve their prowess as a leader.

Bundle: Northouse: Leadership 7e + Northouse: Leadership 7e Interactive EBook

Author: Peter G. Northouse

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Category: Business & Economics

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