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Leading Successfully in Asia

Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxxix
  2. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 1-9
  3. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 11-23
  4. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 25-37
  5. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 39-80
  6. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 81-146
  7. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 147-192
  8. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 193-237
  9. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 239-248
  10. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 249-268
  11. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 269-290
  12. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 291-326
  13. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 327-356
  14. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 357-369
  15. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 371-387
  16. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 389-408
  17. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 409-443
  18. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 445-471
  19. Kim Cheng Patrick Low
    Pages 487-509

About this book

Introduction

This book examines the essence of leadership, its characteristics and its ways in Asia through a cultural and philosophical lens. Using Asian proverbs and other quotes, it discusses leadership issues and methods in key Asian countries including China, India, Japan, Kazakhstan, Malaysia and Singapore. It also explores the leadership styles of various great Asian political and corporate leaders. Further, it investigates several unique Asian philosophies, such as Buddhism, Guan Yin, Confucianism, Ta Mo, Chinese Animal zodiac signs, Hindu Gods, the Samurai, the Bushido Spirit and Zen in the context of leadership mastery and excellence. Offering numerous examples of a potpourri of the skills and insights needed to be a good, if not a great, leader, this practical, action-oriented book encourages readers to think, reflect and act.

Keywords

Asian Leaders Confucian Ethics Father Leadership Hinduism Zen and Leadership Mastery

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Construction Technologies, Infrastructure and ManagementKazakh Leading Academy of Architecture & Civil Engineering (KazGASA)/Kazakh American University (KAU)AlmatyKazakhstan

About the authors

Professor Dr. Patrick Low is the Dean, Faculty of Construction Technologies, Infrastructure and Management, KazGASA: Kazakh Leading Academy of Architecture and Civil Engineering and Director of Scientific Center and Kazakh American University/ International Educational Corporation, Almaty, Kazakhstan.

Prof Dr. Low is also the Visiting Professor (Human Resource Management) in the University of the South Pacific. Prior to this, Professor Dr. Patrick Low was teaching Managing Negotiations, Leadership, Change Management, Management and Organisational Behaviour at the graduate level and Leadership Basics, Challenging Leadership, Business and Society, Organisational Development and Change, Organisation Design and Analysis, Organisational Leadership Issues at the undergraduate level in the Universiti Brunei Darussalam.

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