This is the first book to rigorously explore the value of ethics in a business climate overwhelmingly driven by the need to generate profits and cut costs. Drawing on both authors' extensive experience in teaching and research, this book provides a clear, systemic model from which practical strategies can be derived for sound and effective leadership.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Chapter 1 Need for Ethical Leadership in Organizations
a critical review
a brief overview
the leadersmotives influence strategies and character
Chapter 5 Preparing for ethical leadership in organizations
Chapter 6 Cultural contingencies of leadership
Other editions - View all
actions afﬁliation altruistic behaviour altruistic motive articulation assessment assumptions attitudes beliefs beneﬁt cardinal virtues chapter charismatic leaders charismatic leadership role competencies Conger and Kanungo consequentialist deﬁnes dership developing countries difﬁculties discussion efﬁcacy egotistic emotional employees empower ethical leadership exercise explore ﬁnd ﬁndings ﬁrst fulﬁl goals hedonistic paradox human identiﬁed individual individual’s inﬂuence followers inﬂuence strategies leader’s motives leadership behaviour leadership effectiveness leadership inﬂuence processes leadership phenomenon leadership process managerial manifest behaviours modal orientations moral altruism moral behaviour moral environment moral principles nature non-Western nurturant-task objective one’s organization’s organizational leaders organizations outcomes perceived personal mastery personal power power distance power need practice proﬁts psychological reﬂects relationship sacriﬁces Second Vatican Council self-transformation signiﬁcant social social exchange theory society sociocultural speciﬁc spiritual experience status quo subordinates task theories transactional inﬂuence process transactional leader transactional leadership transformational inﬂuence process transformational leadership uncertainty avoidance utilitarian virtues