Leadership: Enhancing the Lessons of Experience / Edition 3

Leadership: Enhancing the Lessons of Experience / Edition 3

by Richard L. Hughes, Robert C. Ginett, Gordon J. Curphy
     
 

ISBN-10: 0256261431

ISBN-13: 9780256261431

Pub. Date: 10/15/1998

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Leadership: The Art of Experience, Fifth Edition, is written for the general student to serve as a stand-alone introduction to the subject of leadership. The text consists of 13 chapters and a final section on Basic and Advanced Leadership Skills. Authors Hughes, Ginnett, and Curphy have drawn upon three different types of literature: empirical studies; interesting…  See more details below

Overview

Leadership: The Art of Experience, Fifth Edition, is written for the general student to serve as a stand-alone introduction to the subject of leadership. The text consists of 13 chapters and a final section on Basic and Advanced Leadership Skills. Authors Hughes, Ginnett, and Curphy have drawn upon three different types of literature: empirical studies; interesting anecdotes, stories and findings; and leadership skills to create a text that is personally relevant, interesting and scholarly. The authors' unique quest for a careful balancing act of leadership materials help students apply theory and research to their real-life experiences.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780256261431
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
10/15/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
674
Product dimensions:
7.67(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.28(d)

Related Subjects

Table of Contents

1Leadership Is Everyone's Business3
2Leadership Is Developed through Education and Experience30
3Leadership Involves an Interaction between the Leader, the Followers, and the Situation59
4Assessing Leadership and Measuring Its Effects86
5Power and Influence117
6Intelligence and Creativity142
7Personality169
8Values and Attitudes195
9Leadership Behavior216
10Leadership Skills I242
11Charisma and Transformational Leadership276
12Followers and Followership313
13Groups, Teams, and Their Effectiveness333
14Motivation, Satisfaction, and Performance369
15Leadership Skills II401
16Characteristics of the Situation425
17Leadership Skills III458
18Contingency Theories of Leadership487
19Changing Contexts and Conditions of Leadership517
Name Index594
Subject Index603

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >