'Key Concepts in Leadership is an essential addition to available books on leadership. Its interdisciplinary approach, easy to read, easy to use style, while still being grounded in leadership studies, sets this book apart. It is a one-stop shop for essential concepts in leadership and will be an essential book for managers and leaders from all walks of life. Key Concepts in Leadership provides balanced insights, discussion and a wealth of information around one of the most important topics in the world today, leadership' - Prof. Dr. Danica Purg
relevant material in introducing the main concepts and theories of leradership and management
Due to the students different learning styles and additional learning needs we have adopted a selection of books for the students to select a preference. I have shared these with our library.
A great book for students to grasp the key concepts in Leadership
A good general text for grasping concepts and theories
easy to read and well referenced.
A recommended book that outlines the key concepts of leadership in a clear and concise manner. An excellent quick reference text for students on critical leadership issues
This text provides a good overview of leadership and assists students to develop their understanding of leadership in practice regardless of their role.
This is a very useful book for looking at contemporary trends in leadership theory. I found the short focused chapters that were often pragmatic a refreshing change from the more traditional textbooks on leadership.
Good background reading on key leadership roles. Chapter 9 is particularly useful in exploring 'Knee jerk leadership and reflective leadership' for the community leader practictitioner
A good reader for those undertaking a leadership qualification or in a relevent role. This book provides samples from practice to support the adoption of techniques and methods
too much text, I missed the illustrations and graphics
Easy read and discusses issues that other books don't.
A useful book for student nurses to use to enable them to explore concepts of leadership
A recommended book that outlines the key concepts of leadership in a clear and concise manner.
Covering a comprehensive range of leader types, this book explores every dimension of leadership using exemplars from corporate and third sector perspectives. A valuable text for both undergraduate and postgraduate students from a range of disciplines
Excellent guide to leadership which encourages students to approach the subject from a number of different perspectives.
An excellent quick reference text for students on critical leadership issues.
An excellent overview, demystifying many urban myths about leadership, and providing students with clear, accessible insights into the sometimes confused and confusing world of leadership concepts and leadership studies.
Comprehensive overview of key topics in leadership. Great for review of concepts and initiation of further discussion/exploration.
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