Stand Your Ground: Building Honorable Leaders the West Point Way / Edition 1
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Stand Your Ground: Building Honorable Leaders the West Point Way / Edition 1

by Evan H. Offstein
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0275991431

ISBN-13: 9780275991432

Pub. Date: 08/30/2006

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

West Point is the ideal laboratory for studying the dynamics of character, honor, and leadership. First, it operates a comprehensive honor education and enforcement program that has been subjected to rigorous Congressional scrutiny. Second, it builds all of its academic, athletic, and military programs on this bedrock of honor. Stand Your Ground offers unprecedented

Overview

West Point is the ideal laboratory for studying the dynamics of character, honor, and leadership. First, it operates a comprehensive honor education and enforcement program that has been subjected to rigorous Congressional scrutiny. Second, it builds all of its academic, athletic, and military programs on this bedrock of honor. Stand Your Ground offers unprecedented access to the process of leadership development at West Point, as well as practical insights applicable in any organization that strives to operate on the principle of integrity. By illuminating the principles by which West Point teaches leadership, Offstein not only provides a unique tour behind the scenes at this revered institution, but, more generally, imparts lessons of honor and character-building that can be adopted by any aspiring leader.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780275991432
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/30/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
1,055,601
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 6.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Introduction: The Benchmark

Secure the High Ground

Wash Away the Gray

Be Big about Small Things

Go All In!

Who's Got Your Back?

Imagine That

Views from the Top

Appendix 1: Research Methodology

Appendix 2: West Point Fact Sheet

Notes

Index

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