Pulitzer Prize-winning historian James MacGregor Burns devoted his legendary career to the study of leadership in all its aspects-from politics to business. Leadership, Burns's pioneering study, introduces the highly influential theory of "transformational leadership," stating that the best leaders are those who inspire others to come together toward the achievement of higher aims. Featuring fascinating case studies drawn from history, Leadership is the classic text for anyone seeking to understand executive decision-making, the dynamics of influence, and moral leadership.
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One of America's leading historians on the role of leadership in American history.About the Author:
James MacGregor Burns was the Woodrow Wilson Professor of Government Emeritus at Williams College. He also served as president of the American Political Science Association. He authored or coauthored more than two dozen books, including Roosevelt: Soldier of Freedom, which won both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, and Running Alone.
Educated at Juilliard, Paul Costanzo brings the sensitivity and nuance of a classical music background to his twenty-five-plus years of voice acting, and AudioFile magazine has called his narration "superb."
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Book Description Harpercollins, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110060105887
Book Description Harpercollins, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060105887
Book Description Harpercollins, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060105887