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Encyclopedia of leadership

Encyclopedia of leadership

Author: George R Goethals; Georgia Jones Sorenson; James MacGregor Burns
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
"The editors' eclectic, interdisciplinary, and global approach goes far beyond the usual literature on management to create a broad foundation for this developing field, drawing concepts and examples from religion, philosophy, business, politics, the arts, and other fields. Entries are often accompanied by sidebars with excerpts from primary texts and by pull quotes with stimulating epigrams. Many articles include  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Reference works
Encyclopédie (Descripteur de forme)
Ouvrages de référence
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Encyclopedia of leadership.
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, ©2004
Named Person: Teresa, Mother; Oprah Winfrey
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George R Goethals; Georgia Jones Sorenson; James MacGregor Burns
ISBN: 076192597X 9780761925972 141292538X 9781412925389
OCLC Number: 54066411
Notes: "A Sage reference publication."
Awards: Winner of Choice Magazine Outstanding Reference/Academic Book Award 2004
Winner of Library Journal Best Reference Source Award 2004
Winner of RUSA Outstanding Reference Sources Award 2004
Description: 4 volumes (xlvi, 1927 pages) : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Contents: Vol.1 A-E --
v. 2 F-L --
v. 3 M-R --
v. 4 T-Z --
Appendix 1: Bibliography of significant books on leadership --
Appendix 2: Directory of leadership programs --
Appendix 3: Presidential speeches on foreign policy and war. George Washington's Farewell Address, 17 September 1796 --
Message of President James Monroe to Congress, 2 December 1823 --
Abraham Lincoln's First Inaugural Address, 4 March 1861 --
Theodore Roosevelt's Annual Message to Congress, 6 December 1904 --
Woodrow Wilson's Fourteen Points Address, 8 January 1918 --
Franklin D. Roosevelt's State of the Union Address, 6 January 1941 --
Special Message to the Congress on Greece and Turkey by Harry S. Truman, 12 March 1947 --
Dwight D. Eisenhower's Presidential Press Conference, 7 April 1954 --
John F. Kennedy's Inaugural Address, 20 January 1961 --
"Peace Without Conquest," an Address by Lyndon Johnson, 7 April 1965 --
Richard M. Nixon's Second Inaugural Address, 20 January 1973 --
Jimmy Carter's Speech on His Proposed Energy Policy, 18 April 1977 --
Ronald Reagan's Remarks at the Annual Convention of the National Association of Evangelicals, 8 March 1983 --
George Herbert Walker Bush's Address to a Joint Session of Congress, 11 September 1990 --
William Jefferson Clinton's Address to the National Geographic Society, 11 June 1998 --
George W. Bush's State of the Union Address, 29 January 2002 --
Appendix 4: Primary sources : sacred texts.
Responsibility: editors, George R. Goethals, Georgia J. Sorenson, James MacGregor Burns.
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Offers a comprehensive guide to what is known - and what truly matters - about leadership as part of the human experience across time and cultures, and in the lives of those in positions of  Read more...


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