Exploring Leadership: For College Students Who Want to Make a Difference / Edition 2

Exploring Leadership: For College Students Who Want to Make a Difference / Edition 2

by Susan R. Komives, Nance Lucas, Timothy R. McMahon
     
 

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ISBN-10: 078798213X

ISBN-13: 9780787982133

Pub. Date: 12/22/2006

Publisher: Wiley

This is the thoroughly revised and updated second edition of the best-selling book Exploring Leadership. The book is designed to help college students understand that they are capable of being effective leaders and to guide them in developing their leadership potential. Exploring Leadership incorporates new insights and material developed in the

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This is the thoroughly revised and updated second edition of the best-selling book Exploring Leadership. The book is designed to help college students understand that they are capable of being effective leaders and to guide them in developing their leadership potential. Exploring Leadership incorporates new insights and material developed in the course of the authors’ work in the field. The second edition contains expanded and new chapters and also includes the relational leadership model, uses a more global context and examples that relate to a wide variety of disciplines, contains a new section which emphasizes ways to work to accomplish change, and concludes with concrete strategies for activism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787982133
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/22/2006
Series:
The Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education Series
Edition description:
Revised Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.84(h) x 1.39(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

The Authors.

Part I: Leadership for a Changing World.

1. An Introduction to Leadership.

2. The Changing Nature of Leadership.

3. The Relational Leadership Model.

Part II: Exploring Your Potential for Leadership.

4. Understanding Yourself.

5. Understanding Others.

6. Leading with Integrity and Moral Purpose.

Part III: Context for the Practice of Leadership.

7. Interacting in Teams and Groups.

8. Understanding Complex Organizations.

9. Being in Communities.

10. Renewing Groups, Organizations, and Communities.

Part IV: Making a Difference with Leadership.

11. Understanding Change.

12. Strategies for Change.

Part V: Leadership Development and Renewal.

13. Developing a Leadership Identity.

14. The Mind, Body, and Soul of the Leader.

References.

Subject Index.

Name Index.

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