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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Joke van Saane
    Pages 43-57 Open Access
  3. Anoosha Makka
    Pages 77-90 Open Access
  4. Calvyn C. du Toit, Christo Lombaard
    Pages 91-104 Open Access
  5. C. J. P. (Nelus) Niemandt
    Pages 151-168 Open Access
  6. Jacobus (Kobus) Kok, Steven C. van den Heuvel
    Pages C1-C1 Open Access

About this book

Introduction

This open access book brings together works by specialists from different disciplines and continents to reflect on the nexus between leadership, spirituality and discernment, particularly with regard to a world that is increasingly volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous (VUCA). The book spells out, first of all, what our VUCA world entails, and how it affects businesses, organizations, and societies as a whole. Secondly, the book develops new perspectives on the processes of leadership, spirituality, and discernment, particularly in this VUCA context. These perspectives are interdisciplinary in nature, and are informed by e.g. management studies, leadership theory, philosophy, and theology.

Keywords

Open access Spirituality and leadership Spirituality in the workplace Discernment in organizations VUCA and leadership strategies Interdisciplinary approaches to leadership Corporate social responsibility and spirituality

Editors and affiliations

  • Jacobus (Kobus) Kok
    • 1
  • Steven C. van den Heuvel
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of New TestamentEvangelische Theologische Faculteit LeuvenBelgium
  2. 2.Department of Systematic TheologyEvangelische Theologische FaculteitLeuvenBelgium

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-98884-9
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2019
  • License CC BY
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Business and Management
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-98883-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-98884-9
  • Series Print ISSN 1431-1941
  • Series Online ISSN 2197-716X
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