Leadership and Ethics.
By: Boaks, Jacqueline.
Contributor(s): Levine, Michael P.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: London : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2015Description: 1 online resource (275 p.).ISBN: 9781472570680.Subject(s): Ethics | Leadership | PhilosophyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Leadership and EthicsDDC classification: 170.10923489 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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FC; Half title; Also available from Bloomsbury; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Contributors; Acknowledgements; Preface Jacqueline Boaks and Michael Levine; Foreword Joanne B. Ciulla; Introduction: Leadership and Philosophy Jacqueline Boaks and Michael Levine; Part 1 Just What is the Relationship Between Leadership and Ethics?; 1 An Unjust Leader is No Leader Tom Angier; 2 Rulers, Moralities and Leadership Anna Moltchanova; 3 Authority and Leadership: The Ethical Obligations of Authority Sarah Sorial; Part 2 Some Concerns About Leadership
4 Must Leadership Be Undemocratic? Jacqueline Boaks5 Plato's Paradox of Leadership Damian Cox and Peter Crook; 6 The Ethics of Authentic Leadership Jess Flanigan; 7 Leadership and Gender: Women's Mandate to Lead Fiona Jenkins; Part 3 Leadership - Applications and Examples; 8 Leadership and Stakeholding Thom Brooks; 9 Parents, Children and Good Leadership: Is Parental Authority Compatible with Children's Freedom? Allyn Fives; 10 Leadership Ethics and Asymmetry Constantine Sandis and Nassim N. Taleb; Index
Contemporary discussions about the nature of leadership abound. But what constitutes a good leader? Are ethics and leadership even compatible? Accounts of leadership often lie at either end of an ethical spectrum: on one end are accounts that argue ethics are intrinsically linked to leadership; on the other are (Machiavellian) views that deny any such link-intrinsic or extrinsic. Leadership appears to require a normative component of virtue; otherwise 'leadership' amounts to no more than mere power or influence. But are such accounts coherent and justifiable? Approaching a controversial
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