Worldly Leadership: Alternative Wisdoms for a Complex World by S. TurnbullWorldly Leadership: Alternative Wisdoms for a Complex World by S. Turnbull

Worldly Leadership: Alternative Wisdoms for a Complex World

EditorS. Turnbull, P. Case, G. Edwards

Hardcover | December 13, 2011

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This book brings together non western, indigenous and eastern perspectives on leadership. Leadership theory has for too long been the exclusive domain of western academics developing leadership theories from the perspective of western institutions. Worldly leadership calls for pooling of the combined leadership wisdoms from all parts of the globe.
SHARON TURNBULL is an independent academic and Visiting Professor at the University of Gloucestershire Business School and the University of Worcester Business School, UK. Sharon is Associate at the Leadership Trust, UK. Her current research interests are global and worldly leadership, responsible leadership, and leadership development...
Title:Worldly Leadership: Alternative Wisdoms for a Complex WorldFormat:HardcoverDimensions:312 pagesPublished:December 13, 2011Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230284701

ISBN - 13:9780230284708


Table of Contents

PART I: WORLDLY LEADERSHIP FRAMES Introduction: The Emerging Case for Worldly Leadership National Language and its Importance for Worldly Leadership Leadership Development as a Catalyst for Social Change: Lessons from a Pan-African Programme The Internationalization of Leadership Development Using the Worldly Leadership Lens to Approach the Task of Developing Women Leaders Worldly Leadership and Concepts of Community PART II: WORLDLY LEADERSHIP RESEARCH Children's Image of Leadership in China Implicit Leadership in Iran: Differences Between Leader and Boss and Gender Leadership in the Arab Middle East: Does the Islamic Tradition Provide a Basis for 'Worldly Leadership'? Worldly Leadership through Local Knowledge: Discovering Voices of Emirati Women Business Leaders Worldly Leadership in Pakistan Seth Organizations: An Empirical Challenge to the Concept of Global Leadership Linking the Worldly Mindset with an Authentic Leadership Approach: an Exploratory Study in a Middle-Eastern Context The Modern Challenges Facing Traditional Igbo Village Leadership Influences, Tensions, and Competing Identities in Indian Business Leaders' Stories The Competing and Paradoxical Identities in the Narratives of 21st Century Russian Leaders