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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 44 new and published books in the subject of Leadership — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Leadership and Coherence

    A Cognitive Approach

    By Nathan W. Harter

    Series: LEADERSHIP: Research and Practice

    Leadership and Coherence investigates how leaders justify their decisions, and how they bring about coherence amongst followers. Taking a cognitive approach, it builds on the work of Hannah Arendt to attempt a phenomenology of judgment, examining how the moral imperative experienced by leaders can...

    Published July 21st 2014 by Routledge

  2. Age in the Workplace

    Challenges and Opportunities

    Edited by Donald M. Truxillo, Franco Fraccaroli

    The workforce across industrialized nations has become both older and more age-diverse, and this trend is expected to continue in the coming decades. These changes will have important implications for motivating and managing both individual employees and teams and because people are retiring later,...

    Published July 7th 2014 by Routledge

  3. When Organization Fails

    Why Authority Matters

    By James R. Taylor, Elizabeth J. Van Every

    When Organization Fails: Why Authority Matters develops the study of authority as an area of investigation in organizational communication and management. As a research topic, authority has rarely been addressed in depth in the management and organizational communication literature. It is critical,...

    Published June 1st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Secrecy and Tradecraft in Educational Administration

    The covert side of educational life

    By Eugenie A. Samier

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    During the last couple of decades, there has been an expansion in a number of related and overlapping fields producing evidence of covert activities: toxic cultures, destructive leadership styles, micropolitics, ethical problems in organisations and administration, abusive power and authority, and...

    Published February 9th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Building Tomorrow's Leaders Today

    On Becoming a Polymath Leader

    By Michael A. Genovese

    Series: LEADERSHIP: Research and Practice

    If we are to build tomorrow’s leaders, today, it would help if we knew what skills, temperaments, and specific competencies will be valuable as we face future needs. What will tomorrow look like? What key factors are we likely to confront tomorrow? If the past is prelude, the world of tomorrow will...

    Published December 10th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Global Obama

    Crossroads of Leadership in the 21st Century

    Edited by Dinesh Sharma, Uwe P. Gielen

    Series: LEADERSHIP: Research and Practice

    The Global Obama examines the president’s image in five continents and more than twenty countries. It is the first book to look at Barack Obama’s presidency and analyze how Obama and America are viewed by publics, governments, and political commentators around world. The author of Barack Obama in...

    Published December 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  7. Good Leaders Learn

    Lessons from Lifetimes of Leadership

    By Gerard Seijts

    How do leaders learn to lead? How do leaders set themselves up for success? This book explores the real-life experiences of a wide variety of leaders from different industries, sectors, and countries to bring to light new lessons on the importance of life-long learning. Consisting primarily of a...

    Published November 4th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Leading with Humility

    By Rob Nielsen, Jennifer A. Marrone, Holly S. Ferraro

    The media is saturated with images of leaders as powerful, headstrong individuals, who are certain of their position and willing to do whatever it takes to achieve their organizational goals or personal ambitions. In reality, far too often, a leader’s ego gets in the way of sound decision making,...

    Published September 19th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Coach's Mind Manual

    Enhancing coaching practice with neuroscience, psychology and mindfulness

    By Syed Azmatullah

    The Coach’s Mind Manual combines the latest findings from neuroscience, psychology, and mindfulness research to provide an accessible framework to help coaches and leadership development specialists improve their awareness of the mind, enhancing their coaching practice. Syed Azmatullah explains how...

    Published September 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  10. Creativity and Leadership in Science, Technology, and Innovation

    Edited by Sven Hemlin, Carl Martin Allwood, Ben Martin, Michael D. Mumford

    Series: Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

    Leadership is vital to creativity and successful innovation in groups and organizations; leadership is however seldom studied in the academic literature as a creativity driver. One reason for the lack of attention paid to leadership’s effect on creativity may be the common belief that creativity...

    Published June 2nd 2013 by Routledge