The Leader's Companion

Insights on Leadership Through the Ages
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Author(s): J. Thomas Wren
Original Publish Date: Jul 30, 2013
Product Number: EB00569747
Released: Sep 25, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781439135976
Publisher: Free Press
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Description

This book serves as a guided introduction to the richly diverse perspectives on leadership throughout the ages and throughout the world. Each of the selections, introduced by the editor, presents enlightening thoughts on a different aspect of leadership. Writings by Plato, Aristotle, Lao-tzu and others demonstrate that the challenges of leadership are as old as civilization. Machiavelli, Tolstoy, Ghandi, and W.E.B. Du Bois provide a wide range of insights into the eternal practice and problems of leadership. Modern masters of leadership such as James MacGregor Burns, John Kotter, and Warren Bennis join such leading practitioners as Max De Pree and Roger B. Smith in discussing contemporary issues in leadership theory and practice.

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Author(s): J. Thomas Wren
Narrator(s): Mike Chamberlain
Product Number Z100155049
Released: Feb 25, 2020
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
ISBN: #9781494541347

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