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Overview

Grint investigates the notion of leadership in a series of historical case studies and rich essay portraits of some of the world's most famous leaders.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780199244898
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publication date: 7/12/2001
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 452
  • Product dimensions: 8.90 (w) x 5.90 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures and Table
1. Introduction: The Arts of Leadership
Part One. Parallel Leadership Situations
2. Crash-Landing and Take-Off: Business Leadership on Skytrain and Virgin Atlantic
3. The Floating Republics: Political Leadership in the Spithead and Nore Mutinies
4. Nursing the Media: Social Leadership in the Crimean and English Hospitals
5. Scarlet and Black: Military Leadership at Isandhlwana and Rorke's Drift
Part Two. Situating Extreme Leaders
6. Henry Ford: The Blind Business Visionary
7. Horatio Nelson: Determining the Indeterminate Military Hero
8. Adolf Hitler: The Political Emotionasaurus Rex
9. Martin Luther King's 'Dream Speech': The Rhetoric of Social Leadership
10. The End of Leadership?
References
Index

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