Nahavandi’s text has an application emphasis with a cross cultural perspective on leadership.
Coverage includes individual differences and traits, power and leadership, using resources effectively, and participative management and teams.
For any leader, or potential leader, who wants better decision making capability, more satisfied employees, better quality products and services, and more satisfied constituencies and customers.
A text for students of leadership, including advanced undergraduate and graduate students and managers, presenting a broad overview and looking at leadership in contexts such as business organizations, nonprofit organizations, and educational institutions. Subjects include attributes related to leadership, major leadership theories, participation and teams, upper echelon leadership, and cross-cultural issues. Includes chapter summaries, discussion questions, attitude self-assessments, and exercises. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)