Introduction to Leadership: Concepts and Practice

Title

Introduction to Leadership: Concepts and Practice

Department

Communication

Document Type

Book

Files

Description

Providing practical strategies for becoming a better leader, this bestselling book includes interactive elements to help students apply leadership concepts to their own lives. The book examines one quality of leadership per chapter, enabling students to apply concepts and skills to their leadership development. It provides self-assessment questionnaires, observational exercises, and reflection and action worksheets in each chapter. A new chapter on handling conflict has been added to the Second Edition, giving a multi-faceted view of conflict and methods for resolving conflict in leadership situations. Case studies have been added to the end of each chapter, including more global examples, and followed by questions to stimulate class discussion.

ISBN

978-1452259666

Publication Date

2014

Publisher

SAGE

City

Los Angeles

Disciplines

Business | Organizational Communication | Public Affairs, Public Policy and Public Administration

Citation for published book

Northouse, Peter G. Introduction to Leadership: Concepts and Practice. Los Angeles: SAGE, 2014. Print.