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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 126 new and published books in the subject of Leadership — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. What Is This Management? (Routledge Revivals)

    By Walter Puckey

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1944, this title analyses the qualities that contribute to a successful manager. Receiving widespread praise from the business and academic community on publication, Walter Puckey discusses what the personal, organizational and technical qualities required of a good manager are;...

    Published January 19th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Managing Change in Extreme Contexts

    Edited by David Denyer, Colin Pilbeam

    Series: Routledge Studies in Organizational Change & Development

    Extreme events such as accidents, crises and disasters occur in organizations of all types. Sometimes these hit the headlines, but they also occur regularly beyond the public gaze. What follows is normally an investigation in which ‘lessons will be learned’ and the event ‘must never happen again’....

    Published January 13th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Making Public Policy Decisions

    Expertise, skills and experience

    Edited by Damon Alexander, Jenny M. Lewis

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Public Management

    To understand public policy decisions, it is imperative to understand the capacities of the individual actors who are making them, how they think and feel about their role, and what drives and motivates them. However, the current literature takes little account of this, preferring instead to frame...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Executive Team Leadership in the Global Economic and Competitive Environment

    By Richard L. Nolan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Leadership Research

    Corporations have continued to grow and extend their operations into the global economy to the point that the modern corporation has become larger and more influential than many sovereign countries. In this global expansion, corporations have extended their operations with little restraint—almost...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Building Better Arts Facilities

    Lessons from a U.S. National Study.

    By Joanna Woronkowicz, D. Carroll Joynes, Norman Bradburn

    Series: Routledge Research in Creative and Cultural Industries Management

    At the turn of the 21st century, a significant boom in the construction of cultural buildings took saw the creation of hundreds of performing arts centers, theaters, and museums. After these buildings were completed, however, many of these cultural organizations struggled to survive, or,...

    Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Interactional Leadership and How to Coach It

    The art of the choice-focused leader

    By Michael Harvey

    All leaders make choices, but not all leaders are choice-focused. In Interactional Leadership and How to Coach It: The art of the choice-focused leader Michael Harvey presents an important new theory of leadership which demonstrates how to coach successful choice-making. This clear, wide-ranging...

    Published November 25th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Principles of Health and Safety at Work

    8th Edition

    By Allan St John Holt, Jim Allen

    This is a reprint of ISBN 978-0-901-35743-4 Widely acknowledged as the one stop summary of health and safety fundamentals, Principles covers law, safety technology, occupational health and hygiene and safety management techniques. Originally written by the late international health and safety...

    Published October 8th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Academy of Management Annals

    Volume 7

    Edited by Royston Greenwood

    Series: The Academy of Management Annals

    The Academy of Management is proud to announce the seventh volume of the Academy of Management Annals. This exciting series follows one guiding principle: The advancement of knowledge is possible only by conducting a thorough examination of what is known and unknown in a given field. Such...

    Published August 1st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Inquiry and Decision (Routledge Revivals)

    By John O'Shaughnessy

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1972, this book combines concepts from the philosophy of science and statistics with social science techniques to form a methodological text for all those engaged in the social sciences and in management. It details the processes of inquiry – namely description, explanation,...

    Published July 28th 2014 by Routledge

  10. 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 22nd 2014 by Routledge