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Leadership : theory and practice / Peter G. Northouse, Western Michigan University.

Author/creator Northouse, Peter Guy author.
Format Book and Print
EditionEighth edition.
Publication Info Thousand Oaks, California : SAGE Publications, Inc., [2019]
Descriptionxxxii, 493 pages ; 23 cm
Subject(s)
Contents Introduction -- Trait approach -- Skills approach -- Behavioral approach -- Situational approach -- Path?goal theory -- Leader?member exchange theory -- Transformational leadership -- Authentic leadership -- Servant leadership -- Adaptive leadership -- Followership -- Leadership ethics -- Team leadership -- Gender and leadership -- Culture and leadership -- Author index -- Subject index -- About the author -- About the contributors.
Abstract "Now with an all-new chapter on Followership! 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 style. Leadership: Theory and Practice, Eighth Edition provides readers with a user-friendly account of a wide range of leadership research in a clear, concise, and interesting manner" -- From the publisher.
General noteRevised edition of the author's Leadership, 2015.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Genre/formCase studies.
LCCN 2017049134
ISBN9781506362311 (paperback alkaline paper)
ISBN1506362311 (paperback alkaline paper)

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