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
ISBN-10:
078798213X
ISBN-13:
2900787982132
Pub. Date:
12/22/2006
Publisher:
Wiley
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Exploring Leadership: For College Students Who Want to Make a Difference / Edition 2

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: 2900787982132
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 12/22/2006
Series: The Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education Series
Edition description: Revised Edition
Pages: 512
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents


Preface     ix
The Authors     xix
Leadership for a Changing World
An Introduction to Leadership     3
The Changing Nature of Leadership     35
The Relational Leadership Model     73
Exploring Your Potential for Leadership
Understanding Yourself     119
Understanding Others     149
Leading with Integrity and Moral Purpose     179
Context for the Practice of Leadership
Interacting in Teams and Groups     215
Understanding Complex Organizations     247
Being in Communities     281
Renewing Groups, Organizations, and Communities     301
Making a Difference with Leadership
Understanding Change     327
Strategies for Change     349
Leadership Development and Renewal
Developing a Leadership Identity     385
The Mind, Body, and Soul of the Leader     411
References     431
Subject Index     452
Name Index     481

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