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Leadership Without Easy Answers

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$43.50 • £34.95 • €39.00

ISBN 9780674518582

Publication Date: 07/22/1998


368 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

Belknap Press


  • Foreword by Richard L. Neustadt
  • Introduction
  • I. Setting the Frame
    • 1. Values in Leadership
    • 2. To Lead or Mislead?
    • 3. The Roots of Authority
  • II. Leading with Authority
    • 4. Mobilizing Adaptive Work & Applying Power
    • 5. On a Razor’s Edge
    • 6. Failing Off the Edge
  • III. Leading Without Authority
    • 7. Creative Deviance on the Frontline
    • 8. Modulating the Provocation
  • IV. Staying Alive
    • 9. Assassination
    • 10. The Personal Challenge
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • A Choice Outstanding Academic Title of 1995
  • Honorable Mention, 1994 Professional/Scholarly Publishing Award of the Association of American Publishers, Business & Management Category
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