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 Publications

ISBN: 150636229X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 528

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In this fully updated Eight Edition of Leadership: Theory and Practice, a new chapter on Followership examines the central role followers play in the leadership process and unpacks the characteristics of both effective and ineffective followers. The new edition also includes a new Ethical Leadership Style Questionnaire and new coverage on the dark side of leadership and destructive leadership. Adopted at more than 1600 institutions in 89 countries and translated into 13 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 special emphasis on how leadership theory can inform leadership practice. Peter G. Northouse uses a consistent structure for each chapter, allowing students to easily compare and contrast the various theories. Case studies and questionnaires provide students with practical examples and opportunities to deepen their personal understanding of their own leadership.

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.

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.

Introduction to Leadership

Concepts and Practice

Author: Peter G. Northouse

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 1506378358

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 368

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The Fourth Edition of Peter G. Northouse’s bestselling Introduction to Leadership: Concepts and Practice provides readers with a clear overview of the complexities of practicing leadership and concrete strategies for becoming better leaders. The text is organized around key leader responsibilities such as creating a vision, establishing a constructive climate, listening to outgroup members, and overcoming obstacles. Three interactive components in every chapter—self-assessment questionnaires, observational exercises, and reflection and action worksheets—get readers actively involved in applying leadership concepts to their own lives. Grounded in leadership theory and the latest research, the fully updated, highly practical Fourth Edition includes a new chapter on how leaders can embrace diversity and inclusion, as well as new material on the dark side of leadership and a new ethical leadership style questionnaire.

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.

Leadership

Theory and Practice

Author: Peter G. Northouse

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1412974887

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 435

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Leadership: Theory and Practice, Fifth Edition is the market-leading survey text for leadership courses across disciplines. Author Peter Northouse 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. The book is divided into fifteen chapters, which cover all of the key aspects in the leadership field: defining leadership; trait approaches; skills approaches; style approaches; situational approach; contingency theory; path-goal theory; leader-member exchange theory; authentic leadership; transformational leadership; team leadership; psychodynamic approach; diversity and leadership; culture and leadership, and leadership ethics. Enhancing the academic coverage are new case examples, questions for reflection, and leadership instruments and questionnaires that promote a more interactive and enriching experience for students. 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 New coverage of authentic leadership and servant leadership expose students to additional contemporary theories and concepts of leadership The chapter on Women and Leadership is expanded to broader diversity issues, to still include gender The enhanced Instructor Resources offer 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 Looking for other titles for your Leadership courses? SAGE has published over 500 books on Leadership, and we "ve developed a web page to help you find just the right one for your class.

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

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!

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

Author: Peter G. Northouse

Publisher: Sage Publications, Incorporated

ISBN: 9781506305288

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 491

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Bundle the Print Version of Peter G. Northouse's Leadership: Theory and Practice Seventh Edition with the Interactive eBook for FREE! Peter G. Northouse, Leadership: Theory and Practice, Seventh Edition Translated into 12 different languages and used in 89 countries, 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. Peter G. Northouse uses a consistent format for each chapter, allowing students to compare the various theories. Each chapter includes three case studies that provide students with practical examples of the theories discussed. Adopted at more than 1,000 colleges, universities, and institutions worldwide, Leadership: Theory and Practiceprovides readers with a user-friendly account of a wide range of leadership research in a clear, concise, and interesting manner. This dynamic Interactive eBook goes way beyond highlighting and note-taking! Your students can read their mobile-friendly eBook anywhere, anytime witheasy access across desktop, smartphone, and tablet devices. Using the VitalSource Bookshelf® platform, students candownload the 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. By simply clicking on icons in the eBook, your students can experience a broad array of integrated multimedia resources including engaging video and audio, as well as access to relevant academic and professional articles. Your students save when you bundle the print version with the interactive eBook edition. Use bundle ISBN 978-1-5063-0528-8. Please contact your Sales Representativefor more information.

Leadership Interactive eBook

Theory and Practice

Author: Peter G. Northouse

Publisher: SAGE Publications, Incorporated

ISBN: 9781452226378

Category: Business & Economics

Page: N.A

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Peter Northouse combines an introduction to the basic principles of leadership with practical applications for becoming a better leader in the Sixth Edition of this best-selling text, Leadership: Theory and Practice, Sixth Edition. This dynamic eBook provides integrated links to engaging video and audio as well as access to complete academic and professional articles, all from the same pages found in the printed text. The interactive self-assessment questionnaires allow students to save results within their own eBook, providing them with an exclusive Leadership Profile containing suggestions for improving their own leadership. Students will also have access to study tools such as highlighting, bookmarking, note-taking, an organized media library that allows accessing all media assets in each chapter, and more! Experience the ebook today! Take a demo of Chapter 11: Authentic Leader. This interactive ebook is available for stand-alone purchase, but it comes FREE when purchased in a bundle with the print version. Click here for more details of the ebook and print copy bundle.

Führen und führen lassen in der Praxis

Fallbeispiele

Author: Bernd Blessin,Alexander Wick

Publisher: UTB

ISBN: 3825286576

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 386

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In Anlehnung an das erfolgreiche Handbuch „Führen und führen lassen“ werden in dieser Fallbeispielsammlung unterschiedliche Probleme aus der Personalführung lösungsorientiert aufbereitet. Dabei kommen Praktiker aus verschiedenen Branchen, aus kleinen und mittleren Unternehmen sowie Großkonzernen zu Wort. Sie beschreiben unterschiedlichste Führungsansätze sowie Diversity, Führungswirksamkeit, Führung in Veränderungsprozessen und virtuellen Teams im heutigen Führungsalltag. Das Buch ist für Theorie, Studium und Praxis gleichermaßen geeignet. Ob als ForscherIn, StudentIn oder PraktikerIn, die Leser können an den Führungsbeispielen aus der Praxis interessante Einsichten für ihre Zwecke Erkennen, Lernen und Handeln gewinnen.

Leadership

Theory and Practice

Author: Richard L. Daft

Publisher: Harcourt College Pub

ISBN: N.A

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 496

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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.

Authentic Leadership Theory and Practice

Origins, Effects and Development

Author: William L. Gardner,Bruce J. Avolio,Fred O. Walumbwa

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780762312375

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 438

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Offers insights on the development of authentic leadership. This volume considers the dynamics whereby such factors as humor, political skill, emotions, resiliency, and moral and spiritual leadership interact with authenticity to foster authentic leader-follower relationships at dyadic, group, and organizational levels.

Leadership Case Studies in Education

Author: Peter G. Northouse,Marie Lee

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 1544310404

Category: Education

Page: 200

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Engaging, practical, and relevant, Leadership Case Studies in Education, Second Edition by Peter G. Northouse and Marie Lee applies leadership theories in educational settings. Designed to be used alongside Leadership: Theory and Practice, Eighth Edition, this casebook provides relevant, substantive, and contemporary case studies on leadership issues in Higher Education and K-12 Education. Each of the 32 case studies include critical thinking questions that encourage students to apply leadership theory and concepts to real-life situations. Fully updated with new citations, statistics, and a new chapter on followership, Leadership Case Studies in Education is the perfect companion for educational leadership courses.