Value-Based Leadership in Public Professions

Value-Based Leadership in Public Professions

By: Alex Murdock (author), Tor Busch (author)Paperback

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A brand new text that examines the latest thinking in values-based leadership in the public sector. Assuming no prior knowledge, it draws on the experience of the UK, Europe, Australia and the USA to present students with an invaluable account of public sector management and leadership.

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About Author

Tor Busch is a Professor at Trondheim Business School, Norway. Alex Murdock is Professor and Head of the Centre for Government and Charity Management at London South Bank University Business School, UK.


1. Introduction PART I: PROFESSIONS AND VALUES 2. Professionalism Theory 3. Professional Values and Professional Identity 4. Values - a Conceptual Refinement PART II: LEADERSHIP IN A VALUE-BASED PERSPECTIVE 5. A Theoretical Starting Point for Leadership 6. Value-based Leadership 7. Leadership and Value Development PART III: VALUE-BASED LEADERSHIP IN PRACTICE 8. Self-leadership 9. Team Leadership 10. Transformational Leadership 11. Value-based Leadership - Some Concluding Reflections

Product Details

  • publication date: 19/05/2014
  • ISBN13: 9781137331090
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9781137331090
  • weight: 304
  • ISBN10: 1137331097

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