The Nature of Leadership (3rd Revised edition)

The Nature of Leadership (3rd Revised edition)

By: David V. Day (editor), John Antonakis (editor)Paperback

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The Nature of Leadership includes the most important areas of leadership in a concise and integrated manner with impactful contributions from the most prominent leadership scholars and researchers in the field. Editors John Antonakis and David V. Day provide an in-depth exploration of the major schools of leadership as well as emerging perspectives. This fully-updated text includes new material examining followership, gender, power, identity, culture, and entrepreneurial leadership. The text concludes by unpacking philosophical and methodological issues in leadership such as ethics and corporate social responsibility. The Third Edition has been fully revised and includes new vignettes, examples, statistics, and recommended case studies and TED Talk-type videos to illuminate the essence of leadership.

About Author

John Antonakis is Professor of Organizational Behavior in the Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Lausanne, Switzerland. Prof. Antonakis' research is currently focused on predictors and outcomes of leadership, leadership development, psychometrics, as well as on research methods. He has published articles in prestigious journals including Science, Psychological Science, Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Management, and Harvard Business Review, among many others. He has been awarded or directed research funds totaling over $2.45 million. Prof. Antonakis is Editor in Chief of The Leadership Quarterly, and also serves on the editorial boards of many top journals in management and applied psychology. He has twice won The Leadership Quarterly best article-of-the-year award. He fellow of the Society of Industrial and Organizational Psychology as well as of the Association for Psychological Science. Affiliations: University of Lausanne John Antonakis has a Web Site at: http://www.hec.unil.ch/people/jantonakis David V. Day is Professor of Psychology, Steven L. Eggert `82 P'15 Professor of Leadership, and George R. Roberts Fellow at Claremont McKenna College (USA), where he also serves as the Academic Director of the Kravis Leadership Institute. He is the lead author on An Integrative Approach to Leader Development (Routledge, 2009) and the editor of The Oxford Handbook of Leadership and Organizations (Oxford University Press, 2014). He served as an Associate Editor for the Journal of Applied Psychology from 2008-2014 and is currently the Editor of The Leadership Quarterly Yearly Review. Day is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association, Association for Psychological Science, Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, and the International Association of Applied Psychology. He is the 2010 recipient of the Walter F. Ulmer Research Award from the Center for Creative Leadership (USA) for outstanding, career-long contributions to applied leadership research.

Contents

Preface Acknowledgments PART I. INTRODUCTION 1. Leadership: Past, Present, and Future - John Antonakis and David V. Day What Is Leadership? The Study of Leadership A Brief History of Leadership Research Emerging Issues Organization and Summary of the Book Enjoy the Book References PART II. THE MAJOR SCHOOLS OF LEADERSHIP 2. Leader Traits and Attributes - Stephen J. Zaccaro, Samantha Dubrow, and MaryJo Kolze Opening Case: A Day in the Life of a Leader Chapter Overview An Empirical Summary of Recent Research on Leader Attributes Categories of Leader Attributes Summary More Complex Models of Leader Attributes and Leadership Outcomes Summary and Conclusions Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Studies Recommended Video References 3. Charisma and the "New Leadership" - John Antonakis Opening Case: A Day in the Life of a Leader Chapter Overview Charisma: A Brief History Transformational Leadership Spinoffs of the New Leadership: Old Wine in New Bottles? Future Research Conclusion Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Studies Recommended Video References 4. In the Minds of Followers: Follower-Centric Approaches to Leadership - Douglas J. Brown Opening Case: A Day in the Life of a Leader Chapter Overview What Is Followership? Why and When Are We Leader-Centric Thinkers? The Social-Cognitive Approach Summary of the Literature Conclusion Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Studies Recommended Video References 5. Relational Leadership - Olga Epitropaki, Robin Martin, and Geoff Thomas Opening Case: A Day in the Life of a Leader Chapter Overview Leadership as a Dyadic Relationship Conclusion Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Studies Recommended Video References 6. Contingencies, Context, Situation, and Leadership - Roya Ayman and Matthew Lauritsen Opening Case: A Day in the Life of a Leader Chapter Overview Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Studies Recommended Videos References 7. Shared Leadership - Christina L. Wassenaar and Craig L. Pearce Opening Case: A Day in the Life of a Leader Chapter Overview Historical Bases of Shared Leadership Overview of Evidence on the Antecedents and Outcomes of Shared Leadership The Practice of Shared Leadership The Future of Organizational Leadership Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Studies Recommended Video References 8. Evolutionary, Biological, and Neuroscience Perspectives - Mark van Vugt Opening Case: A Day in the Life of a Leader Chapter Overview The Evolutionary Psychology of Leadership The Evolutionary Functions of Leadership A Brief Natural History of Leadership Testing Evolutionary Hypotheses About Leadership Implications of Evolutionary Leadership Theory Conclusions Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Studies Recommended Video References PART III. CURRENT TOPICS IN LEADERSHIP 9. Social Cognition, Social Perception, and Leadership - Konstantin O. Tskhay and Nicholas O. Rule Opening Case: A Day in the Life of a Leader Chapter Overview The Social Cognitive Model of Information Processing Social Cognition and Leadership Social Cognition and Leadership Research From Social Cognition to Leadership Effectiveness: A Mechanistic View Conclusion Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Studies Recommended Video References 10. Leadership and Gender - Linda L. Carli and Alice H. Eagly Opening Case: A Day in the Life of a Leader Chapter Overview Representation of Women and Men in Leadership Roles Human Capital Investments and Family Responsibilities The Leadership Styles of Women and Men The Nature Arguments: Men as Naturally Dominant Prejudice and Discrimination Against Female Leaders Stereotypes About Women, Men, and Leaders and the Double Bind Organizational Obstacles to Women's Leadership The Rise and Future of Female Leaders Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Studies Recommended Video References 11. Power and Leadership - Rachel E. Sturm and Lucas Monzani Opening Case: A Day in the Life of a Leader Chapter Overview What Is Power? Where Does Power Come From? What Does Power Do to Leaders? Who Should Be Elected Into Positions of Power? Conclusion Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Studies Recommended Videos References 12. Leadership and Identity - Daan van Knippenberg Opening Case: A Day in the Life of a Leader Chapter Overview Self-Evaluations and Leadership Follower Identity Over Time Leader Identity The Road Ahead Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Study Recommended Video References 13. Leadership, Culture, and Globalization - Deanne N. Den Hartog and Marcus W. Dickson Opening Case: A Day in the Life of a Leader Chapter Overview Leadership Research in Different Countries Dimensions of Societal Culture Related to Leadership Culture and Leadership Beyond the "Western" World Leadership Perceptions Across Cultures Conclusions Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Studies Recommended Videos References 14. Leadership Development - David V. Day and Aiden M. A. Thornton Opening Case: A Day in the Life of a Leader Chapter Overview Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Studies Recommended Video References 15. Entrepreneurial Leadership - Maija Renko Opening Case: A Day in the Life of a Leader Chapter Overview Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Studies Recommended Videos References PART IV. PHILOSOPHICAL AND METHODOLOGICAL ISSUES IN LEADERSHIP 16. Studying Leadership: Research Design and Methods - Philippe Jacquart, Michael S. Cole, Allison S. Gabriel, Joel Koopman, and Christopher C. Rosen Opening Case: A Day in the Life of a Leader Chapter Overview Part I: The Foundations of Quantitative Research Part II: The Many Flavors of Endogeneity Part III: Research Designs and Methods Conclusion Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Study Recommended Video References 17. Ethics and Effectiveness: The Nature of Good Leadership - Joanne B. Ciulla Opening Case: A Day in the Life of a Leader Chapter Overview Ethikos and Morale The Normative Aspects of Definitions The Hitler Problem Agency and Moral Luck The Relationship Between Ethics and Effectiveness Deontological and Teleological Theories Moral Standards Altruism Why Being a Leader Is Not in a Just Person's Self-Interest Transforming Leadership Transformational Leadership Critics of Transformational and Charismatic Leadership Theories Knocking Leaders off Their Pedestals The Bathsheba Syndrome Self-Discipline and Virtue Conclusion Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Studies Recommended Videos References 18. Corporate Social Responsibility and Leadership - Guido Palazzo Opening Case: A Day in the Life of a Leader Chapter Overview Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Studies Recommended Videos References 19. The Chronicles of Leadership - Warren Bennis, With a Foreword by David V. Day and John Antonakis Tribute to Warren Bennis Future of Leadership Research Conclusion Discussion Questions Recommended Readings Recommended Case Studies Recommended Video Name Index Subject Index About the Editors About the Contributors

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  • ISBN13: 9781483359274
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 584
  • ID: 9781483359274
  • weight: 1020
  • ISBN10: 1483359271
  • edition: 3rd Revised edition

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