The Psychology of Leadership New Perspectives and Research / Edition 1

The Psychology of Leadership New Perspectives and Research / Edition 1

by David M. Messick
     
 

ISBN-10: 0805840958

ISBN-13: 9780805840957

Pub. Date: 08/02/2004

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This volume explores new ideas about the psychology of leadership that will interest both social and organizational psychologists, as well as the business community. Some of the world's leading scholars included in this book present research that examines leadership as a psychological process, and leadership as afforded by organizational constraints and opportunities.…  See more details below

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This volume explores new ideas about the psychology of leadership that will interest both social and organizational psychologists, as well as the business community. Some of the world's leading scholars included in this book present research that examines leadership as a psychological process, and leadership as afforded by organizational constraints and opportunities. It displays the diversity of issues that surround this important topic, and will be of interest to all scholars and students studying leadership today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780805840957
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/02/2004
Series:
Series in Organization and Management Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

Series foreword
1Introduction : new approaches to the psychology of leadership1
2The cultural ecology of leadership : an analysis of popular leadership books11
3Social identity and leadership53
4On the psychological exchange between leaders and followers81
5The psychodynamics of leadership : Freud's insights and their vicissitudes97
6Rethinking team leadership or teams leaders are not music directors115
7Leadership as group regulation143
8Process-based leadership : how do leaders lead?163
9Claiming authority : negotiating challenges for women leaders191
10Why David sometimes wins : strategic capacity in social movements209
11The perception of conspiracy : leader paranoia as adaptive cognition241
12Leadership and the psychology of power275
13The demise of leadership : death positivity biases in posthumous impressions of leaders295
14When leadership matters and when it does not : a commentary321

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