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Routledge Studies in Leadership Research


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Routledge are pleased to announce a new research series focusing on leadership. Designed for scholars and researchers within the field, as well as executives and administrators, it will reflect cutting edge international leadership research. Relevant to all aspects of business conduct for individuals and organizations, books in this new series will analyse emerging and critical perspectives on leadership research, and reflect the discipline from organizational and political perspectives as well as those of individual leaders such as CEOs.

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Researching Leadership-As-Practice The Reappearing Act of Leadership

Researching Leadership-As-Practice: The Reappearing Act of Leadership

1st Edition

By Vasilisa Takoeva
April 20, 2021

One current challenge of conducting research from the leadership-as-practice perspective is a practical one: how to capture and analyse the elusive practice of leadership within the web of mundane organising processes. Although a number of researchers have attempted to address the issue, there is ...

Digital Supply Chain Leadership Reshaping Talent and Organizations

Digital Supply Chain Leadership: Reshaping Talent and Organizations

1st Edition

By David B. Kurz, Murugan Anandarajan
February 25, 2021

Strong leadership is necessary to drive the transformational change required to build and apply digital capabilities across organizations. Digital transformation in the supply chain is a leadership problem first and foremost. This book draws out some of the key digital business strategies ...

Leadership, Gender and Ethics Embodied Reason in Challenging Masculinities

Leadership, Gender and Ethics: Embodied Reason in Challenging Masculinities

1st Edition

By David Knights
February 04, 2021

This book has a clear concern to offer a distinctive way of studying leadership so that it might be practiced differently. It is distinctive in focusing on contemporary concerns about gender and ethics. More precisely, it examines the masculinity of leadership and how, through an embodied form of ...

Strategic Leadership and Systems Thinking

Strategic Leadership and Systems Thinking

1st Edition

By Peter S. DeLisi
December 29, 2020

This book is about a new strategic leader – one who, inspired by General Systems Theory (GST), envisions an organization in which people and groups work together interdependently across organizational divides to reach a shared, rewarding future.  GST has dramatically influenced physics, ...

Good Dividends Responsible Leadership of Business Purpose

Good Dividends: Responsible Leadership of Business Purpose

1st Edition

Edited By Steve Kempster, Thomas Maak, Ken Parry
February 25, 2020

This book seeks to answer the question of ‘leadership for what?’. We shall outline an answer by focusing on responsible leadership of purpose through an inter-disciplinary perspective. Responsible leadership moves the axis of leadership from leader-followers to leader-stakeholders; away from ...

Cognitive Automation and Organizational Psychology Priming Goals as a New Source of Competitive Advantage

Cognitive Automation and Organizational Psychology: Priming Goals as a New Source of Competitive Advantage

1st Edition

By Alexander D. Stajkovic, Kayla Sergent
July 02, 2019

Jobs that were once well-defined are now multifaceted. New realities have placed a premium on employee cognitive processing to fulfill complex occupational roles. But human conscious cognitive capacity is limited, making it nearly impossible for employees to keep up without being overloaded. ...

Women's Leadership Development Caring Environments and Paths to Transformation

Women's Leadership Development: Caring Environments and Paths to Transformation

1st Edition

By Gelaye Debebe
June 24, 2019

Readers come to the topic of leadership development with multiple interests—intellectual, professional, and personal—and with curiosity about how to apply concepts and tools to themselves and to support others. Women’s Leadership Development: Caring Environments and Paths to Transformation ...

Critical Perspectives on Leadership The Language of Corporate Power

Critical Perspectives on Leadership: The Language of Corporate Power

1st Edition

By Mark Learmonth, Kevin Morrell
May 09, 2019

Within contemporary culture, ‘leadership’ is seen in ways that appeal to celebrated societal values and norms. As a result, it is becoming difficult to use the language of leadership without at the same time assuming its essentially positive, intrinsically affirmative nature. Within organizations, ...

Leading in the Age of Innovations Change of Values and Approaches

Leading in the Age of Innovations: Change of Values and Approaches

1st Edition

By Lenka Theodoulides, Gabriela Kormancová, David Cole
February 05, 2019

Leading in the Age of Innovations centres on the need for a more complex process-relational oriented approach to leadership. The complexity of leadership has grown significantly during the 21st century where the need to adapt to the escalating changes in our society and workplace forms one of the ...

Theoretical Perspectives of Strategic Followership

Theoretical Perspectives of Strategic Followership

1st Edition

By David Baniyelme Zoogah
November 05, 2018

The concept of followership, like leadership, is not new to the extent that it has been around since the beginning of creation. It is so pervasive in human interactions that attempts to study it are often met with ridicule. In the organization literature, followership, a complementary role to ...

After Leadership

After Leadership

1st Edition

Edited By Brigid Carroll, Josh Firth, Suze Wilson
October 05, 2018

Leadership studies today resembles a bewildering diversity of theories, concepts, constructs and approaches, struggling in huge part for meaning, relevance and impact. As Dennis Tourish so eloquently puts it, much of the literature suffers from ‘unrelenting triviality’ and ‘sterile preoccupations’....

Leadership Matters Finding Voice, Connection and Meaning in the 21st Century

Leadership Matters: Finding Voice, Connection and Meaning in the 21st Century

1st Edition

Edited By Chris Mabey, David Knights
September 27, 2018

In recent years we have seen what could be described as a moral meltdown in the corporate corridors of power. Few sectors have escaped high profile scandals, with public officials and leaders guilty of malpractice, duplicity, fraud and corporate malfeasance. Conventional leadership theories appear ...

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