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ERIC Number: EJ1077869
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015
Pages: 20
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1942-2504
Destructive Leadership: The Hatfield and McCoy Feud
Sparks, George; Wolf, Patricia; Zurick, Andryce M.
American Journal of Business Education, v8 n4 p307-326 2015
This paper explores the phenomenon of destructive leadership using the historical case study of the feud between the Hatfields and McCoys. The characteristics of destructive leadership as well as the consequences of this leadership style are reviewed, examined and analyzed. Utilizing a case from history to shine light on a contemporary problem, this paper will provide insight into identifying the characteristics of destructive leadership and raise awareness for future research into this important topic.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Tests/Questionnaires; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Language: English
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