Leadership: Contemporary Critical Perspectives (2nd Revised edition)

Leadership: Contemporary Critical Perspectives (2nd Revised edition)

By: Scott Taylor (editor), Brigid Carroll (editor), Jackie Ford (editor)Paperback

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Written from a global and critical perspective with a diverse range of cases and examples throughout, this is an inspiring read for developing leaders operating within global and multicultural work settings. `Power' is taken as central theme for this book, opening up discussion about issues that are often neglected in leadership texts i.e. fairness, equity, justice, resistance, conflict, emancipation, oppression, rationality, politics, globalization, the natural environment, and knowledge. New to this edition: A new prologue: `An Unconventional History of Leadership Studies' A new epilogue on `Embodied Leadership, Ethics, and its Affects' written by David Knights, one of the authors of Embodied Research Methods (pub April 2019) 3 new topical integrative case studies, based on current events: Jacinda Ar-dern's pregnancy when PM; #MeToo; and Suma Foods co-operative Updated research and pedagogical features throughout, including the `Leadership on Screen' feature The book is complemented by a range of online resources including PowerPoint slides, videos of the book's authors providing an overview of the chapter and discussing why the topic is important, access to journal articles discussed in the book, and links to additional relevant material.

About Author

Brigid Carroll is an Associate Professor of Organisation Studies in the Department of Management and International Business and Director of Research at the New Zealand Leadership Institute, both at the University of Auckland, New Zealand. Jackie Ford is Professor of Leadership and Organization studies at Durham University Business School, UK. Scott Taylor is Reader/Associate Professor at Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham, in the UK. He has now been teaching and researching for almost 20 years, mostly in England, with visits to India, Saudi Arabia, Finland, Australia, New Zealand, and Brazil. Scott researches the everyday human experience of work, management, and leadership. All of his research is based on interpretive analysis of qualitative data. He's published this research in peer-reviewed journals like Leadership, Organization, Journal of Management Studies, Sociology, and Journal of Business Ethics, and in books like The Organization of Craft Work (Routledge, 2018).


Table Of Contents Prologue: An Unconventional History of Leadership Studies - Suze Wilson Part I: Classical Theories of Leadership Chapter 1: Leadership, Management and Headship: Power, Emotion and Authority in Organizations - Donna Ladkin Chapter 2: Trait Theories of Leaders and Leadership: From Ancient Greece to Twenty-first-century Neuroscience - Scott Taylor Chapter 3: Leading through Contingencies - John Cullen Chapter 4: Transformational Leadership: Secularized Theology? - Helen Delaney and Sverre Spoelstra Chapter 5: History of Leadership - Suze Wilson Part II: Leading in Context Chapter 6: Leadership Learning and Development - Brigid Carroll Chapter 7: Leadership, Governance and Strategy - Annie Pye Chapter 8: Difference and Leadership - Amanda Sinclair and Michelle Evans Chapter 9: Studying Followers - Nancy Harding PART III: Contemporary Perspectives Chapter 10: Leadership and Ethics - David Knights Chapter 11: Leadership and Process - Simon Kelly Chapter 12: Relational Leadership - Lucia Crevani Chapter 13: Leadership without Leaders: Understanding Anarchist Organizing through the Lens of Critical Leadership Studies - Neil Sutherland Chapter 14: Leadership, Post-structuralism and the Performative Turn - Jackie Ford Chapter 15: Seeing Leadership: Becoming Sophisticated Consumers of Leadership - Owain Smolovic-Jones and Brad Jackson Epilogue: Embodied Leadership, Ethics and its Affects - David Knights References Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781526425829
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 384
  • ID: 9781526425829
  • weight: 700
  • ISBN10: 1526425823
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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