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Leadership in Organization

Leadership in Organization

Author(s):
  • Gary A. Yukl
  • Nishant Uppal
  • Author: Gary A. Yukl
    • ISBN:9789332575219
    • 10 Digit ISBN:9332575215
    • Price:Rs. 709.00
    • Pages:476
    • Imprint:Pearson Education
    • Binding:Paperback
    • Status:Available


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     Gary Yukl's Leadership in Organization explores what makes an effective leader. This textbook provides a balance of theory and practice as it surveys the major theories and research on leadership and managerial effectiveness in formal organizations. This book will be helpful for students pursuing MBA and entry-level executives.

    Table of Content

    1. Introduction: The Nature of Leadership
    2. Nature of Managerial Work
    3. Effective Leadership Behaviour
    4. Participative Leadership and Empowerment
    5. Leading Change and Innovation
    6. Leadership Traits and Skills
    7. Contigency Theories and Adaptive Leadership
    8. Power and Influence Tactics
    9. Dyadic Relations and Followers
    10. Leadership in Teams and Decision Groups
    11. Strategic Leadership in Organizations
    12. Cgarismatic and Transformational Leadership
    13. Ethical, Servant, Spiritual, and Authentic Leadership
    14. Cross-Cultural Leadership and Diversity
    15. Developing Leadership Skills
    16. Overview and Integration  

    Salient Features

    • New and Updated Material: Chapters have been revised and reorganized for clarity. New examples have been added on effective and ineffective leadership in Chapters 4, 6, 11, 13, and 14.
    • Contextualizes the Content: Indian Examples and Cases. Various examples like numerous instances of leadership as exhibited by the employees of Taj Mahal Palace Hotel during the terrorist attacks in Mumbai, trends in leadership in the e-commerce space in India, a contextualized case of Abilene Paradox, etc. have been included in the book.