Meeting the Ethical Challenges of Leadership: Casting Light or Shadow

Meeting the Ethical Challenges of Leadership: Casting Light or Shadow

by Craig E. Johnson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1452259186

ISBN-13: 9781452259185

Pub. Date: 12/31/2013

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Meeting the Ethical Challenges of Leadership: Casting Light or Shadow, Fifth Edition identifies the unique ethical demands of leadership and equips readers to meet these challenges. Written in a conversational, accessible style, author Craig E. Johnson takes an interdisciplinary approach to leadership ethics while blending research and theory with practical

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Meeting the Ethical Challenges of Leadership: Casting Light or Shadow, Fifth Edition identifies the unique ethical demands of leadership and equips readers to meet these challenges. Written in a conversational, accessible style, author Craig E. Johnson takes an interdisciplinary approach to leadership ethics while blending research and theory with practical application. This unique text offers a realistic look at the “dark side of leadership”— metaphors of shadow and light are woven throughout the text as a creative pedagogical tool—and promotes ethical decision-making and action through skill development, self-assessment, and application exercises.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781452259185
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
12/31/2013
Edition description:
Fifth Edition
Pages:
552
Sales rank:
106,911
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
PART I. THE SHADOW SIDE OF LEADERSHIP
1. The Leader’s Light or Shadow
2. Stepping Out of the Shadows
PART II. LOOKING INWARD
3. The Leader’s Character
4. Combating Evil
PART III. ETHICAL STANDARDS AND STRATEGIES
5. Ethical Perspectives
6. Ethical Decision Making and Behavior
7. Normative Leadership Theories
PART IV. SHAPING ETHICAL CONTEXTS
8. Building an Ethical Small Group
9. Creating an Ethical Organizational Climate
10. Meeting the Ethical Challenges of Diversity
11. Ethical Crisis Leadership
Epilogue
References
Index
About the Author

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