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Philosophy of Leadership

The Power of Authority

Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Robert Spillane, Jean-Etienne Joullié
    Pages 1-19
  3. Robert Spillane, Jean-Etienne Joullié
    Pages 20-42
  4. Robert Spillane, Jean-Etienne Joullié
    Pages 43-66
  5. Robert Spillane, Jean-Etienne Joullié
    Pages 67-86
  6. Robert Spillane, Jean-Etienne Joullié
    Pages 87-108
  7. Robert Spillane, Jean-Etienne Joullié
    Pages 109-134
  8. Robert Spillane, Jean-Etienne Joullié
    Pages 135-156
  9. Robert Spillane, Jean-Etienne Joullié
    Pages 157-176
  10. Robert Spillane, Jean-Etienne Joullié
    Pages 177-202
  11. John Martin
    Pages 203-222
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 223-235

About this book

Introduction

Philosophy of Leadership has been written to arouse curiosity, not to satisfy it. The authors point out ideas about leadership which draw upon both ancient and modern wisdom. This book develops a philosophy of leadership by tracing the evolution of Western ideas from philosophical perspectives, ancient and modern.

Keywords

leadership Manager philosophy

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Macquarie UniversityAustralia
  2. 2.Gulf University for Sciences & TechnologyKuwait

About the authors

Robert Spillane is Professor at the Macquarie Graduate School of Management, Australia. He has been a visiting scholar at the London Business School, UK, the ABIN Institute in Germany, and the University of Stockholm, Sweden. He has published more than a dozen books on philosophy, psychology and management and a play, Entertaining Executives, which was performed at the Mermaid Theatre, London.

Jean-Etienne Joullié worked as an engineer in Europe and Asia Pacific for 18 years. He holds an MSc in Electrical Engineering, an MBA, and a PhD in Philosophy. He has taught in management schools in Paris and Sydney and now teaches at the Gulf University for Sciences and Technology in Kuwait. He has published a book of philosophy and articles in management journals.

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