ERIC Number: ED418636
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
Exploring Leadership: For College Students Who Want To Make a Difference.
Komives, Susan R.; Lucas, Nance; McMahon, Timothy R.
This guide on leadership is intended for college students exploring the nature of leadership, the leadership role, and individual leadership styles. The frame of reference used combines educational and psychological perspectives that emphasize learning about oneself and understanding oneself in relation to others. Chapters are organized around four themes: (1) leadership for a changing world, with emphasis on the relational leadership model; (2) relationships as the foundation of leadership; (3) the context of leadership in groups, organizations, and communities devoted to moral purpose; and (4) leadership and individual and organizational renewal. (Contains 228 references.) (MSE)
Descriptors: College Students, Group Dynamics, Higher Education, Leadership Qualities, Leadership Styles, Leadership Training, Moral Values, Organizational Development, Organizational Theories, Personality Traits, Self Actualization, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Student Leadership, Teamwork
Jossey-Bass, Inc., Publishers, 350 Sansome Street, San Francisco, CA 94104-1342; phone: 415-433-1740; fax: 415-433-0499 ($15.95).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
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