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Political leadership : a source book

Author: Barbara Kellerman
Publisher: Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©1986.
Series: Pitt series in policy and institutional studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An edited collection of seminal literature on political leadership. Essays range from ancient Greece to the twentieth century, covering pundits that include Plato, Machiavelli, and Freud.

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Electronic reproduction:
Political leadership.
Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©1986
(OCoLC)325065962
Online version:
Political leadership.
Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, ©1986
(OCoLC)561325333
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Kellerman
ISBN: 082295382X 9780822953821 0822935341 9780822935346
OCLC Number: 12805660
Description: xv, 462 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: The leader as hero / Thomas Carlyle --
The great man theory breaks down / Herbert Spencer --
Great men and their environment / William James --
The eventful man and the event-making man / Sidney Hook --
Personality and politics / Fred Greenstein --
The dictator and totalitarianism / Robert C. Tucker --
The development of political man / Harold D. Lasswell --
Power as a compensatory value / Alexander L. George --
The revolutionary personality / E. Victor Wolfenstein --
The hero in myth and dream / Joseph Campbell --
The great man / Sigmund Freud --
The "authoritarian" syndrome / T.W. Adorno, et al. --
The emergence of the individual and the ambiguity of freedom / Erich Fromm --
The dilemma of obedience / Stanley Milgrim --
Primates and political authority / Fred H. Wilhoite, Jr. --
The leader as group ideal / Sigmund Freud --
The impossibility of direct government / Robert Michels --
Democratic leadership / Harold D. Lasswell --
Democracy as competition for leadership / Joseph A. Schumpeter --
Federalist paper no. 69 / Alexander Hamilton --
The totalitarian leader / Hannah Arendt --
The accession of the extremists / Crane Brinton --
Types of authority / Max Weber --
Charismatic leadership / Ann Ruth Willner --
The political leader as entrepreneur / Eugene Lewis --
Nonconstituted leaders / Robert C. Tucker --
Subordination under an individual / Georg Simmel --
Leader and led / Bruce Mazlish --
The difference between power wielders and leaders / James MacGregor Burns --
The bases of social power / J.R.P. French, Jr. and B. Raven --
Types of influence / Talcott Parsons --
Groupthink / Irving L. Janis --
On followers / Erik H. Erikson --
The philosopher king / Plato --
Timoleon and Aemilius Paulus / Plutarch --
The prince / Niccolo Machiavelli --
Authoritarianism and democratic leadership / Kurt Lewin --
Moral responsibility of public officials / Dennis F. Thompson --
Leadership / James MacGregor Burns --
Leaders of men / Woodrow Wilson --
Mein Kampf / Adolf Hitler --
What is to be done? / V.I. Lenin --
Satyagraha / M.K. Gandhi.
Series Title: Pitt series in policy and institutional studies.
Responsibility: edited by Barbara Kellerman.

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