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Op. 20 (1772)

Floyd Grave and Margaret Grave

in The String Quartets of Joseph Haydn

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195173574
eISBN:
9780199872152
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195173574.003.0011
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Initially published by La Chevardière in 1774, Op. 20 acquired the name “Sun” from a sunburst image on the title page of Hummel's 1779 edition. Despite resemblances to Opp. 9 and 17, the new quartets ... More


Breaking

Charity Vogel

in The Angola Horror: The 1867 Train Wreck That Shocked the Nation and Transformed American Railroads

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449086
eISBN:
9780801469763
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449086.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter narrates how the New York Express derailed as it neared the Big Sister Creek bridge just east of Angola at 3:11 P.M. The train ran over the frog connected to the main line, and ... More


Overcoming Bad Leadership in Organizations

Derek Lusk and Theodore L. Hayes (eds)

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197552759
eISBN:
9780197552780
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197552759.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Leadership impacts the lives of billions of people around the world. In healthy organizations, leadership is a productive force that inspires cooperation and builds cultures that give people meaning ... More


America on the Rails

Charity Vogel

in The Angola Horror: The 1867 Train Wreck That Shocked the Nation and Transformed American Railroads

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449086
eISBN:
9780801469763
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449086.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This book revisits what came to be known as the Angola Horror, when the New York Express derailed in an upstate New York village on December 18, 1867, claiming the lives of approximately fifty ... More


Falling

Charity Vogel

in The Angola Horror: The 1867 Train Wreck That Shocked the Nation and Transformed American Railroads

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449086
eISBN:
9780801469763
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449086.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter recounts how the New York Express's last two cars fell into the icy gorge below the Big Sister Creek bridge. Running after the train, James Mahar did not stop to look at what had ... More


Horror

Charity Vogel

in The Angola Horror: The 1867 Train Wreck That Shocked the Nation and Transformed American Railroads

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449086
eISBN:
9780801469763
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449086.003.0010
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter recounts how the New York Express's derailment, which caused its last two cars to fall into the icy gorge below the Big Sister Creek bridge, turned into a horrific disaster. The Toledo ... More


Reports

Charity Vogel

in The Angola Horror: The 1867 Train Wreck That Shocked the Nation and Transformed American Railroads

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449086
eISBN:
9780801469763
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449086.003.0013
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter discusses the first reports of the New York Express disaster at Angola that were carried by different newspapers on December 19 and 20, 1867. Men and women learned about the facts of the ... More


Judging

Charity Vogel

in The Angola Horror: The 1867 Train Wreck That Shocked the Nation and Transformed American Railroads

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449086
eISBN:
9780801469763
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449086.003.0015
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter focuses on the coroners' inquests held from late December 1867 to early January 1868 to determine the cause of the New York Express derailment. Coroner J. I. Richards appointed an ... More


Learning Agility, Resilience, and Successful Derailment

Paul R. Yost, CodieAnn DeHaas, and Mackenzie Allison

in The Age of Agility: Building Learning Agile Leaders and Organizations

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780190085353
eISBN:
9780197554951
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190085353.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

“Learning Agility, Resilience, and Successful Derailment” discusses the practices that individuals and organizations can adopt to increase their short-term resilience in crisis, their long-term ... More


Getting Back on Course: A Four-Step Method for Behavior Change for Leader Derailment

Jonathan Kirschner and Justin P. Zamora

in Overcoming Bad Leadership in Organizations

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197552759
eISBN:
9780197552780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197552759.003.0016
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The purpose of this chapter is to present a model that demonstrates how executive coaching can help a leader who is at risk of derailing. The authors examine the leadership derailment literature and ... More


Leadership and Dark-Side Derailers: The Risks and Rewards of Extreme Personalities

Robert B. Kaiser

in Overcoming Bad Leadership in Organizations

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197552759
eISBN:
9780197552780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197552759.003.0018
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Robert and Joyce Hogan introduced the concept of the dark side of personality to identify common counterproductive dispositions associated with ineffective leadership and career derailment. Dark-side ... More


Introduction: Balancing Effective Leadership Against the Dark Side of Leaders

Theodore L. Hayes and Derek Lusk

in Overcoming Bad Leadership in Organizations

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197552759
eISBN:
9780197552780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197552759.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The most consequential question in human affairs is, “Who should lead?” Effective leadership, arising from a leader’s strengths and competencies and known as the bright side, is instrumental to team ... More


Dark Leadership and the Fate of Organizations

Robert Hogan and Ryne A. Sherman

in Overcoming Bad Leadership in Organizations

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197552759
eISBN:
9780197552780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197552759.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter summarizes the authors’ view of how the relatively recent interest in the dark side of personality has influenced leadership research. Conventional wisdom of leadership researchers has ... More


The Dark Side and Leader Derailment

Jean Brittain Leslie

in Overcoming Bad Leadership in Organizations

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197552759
eISBN:
9780197552780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197552759.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Why do leaders, in the eyes of their organizations, not live up to their full career potential? Over five decades of derailment research has focused on the answer to this question. Studies on ... More


Myth

Erica Wickerson

in The Architecture of Narrative Time: Thomas Mann and the Problems of Modern Narrative

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198793274
eISBN:
9780191835162
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198793274.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature, European Literature

Mythology was of great interest to Mann and allusions to well-known myths appear in many guises across his works. It is also of interest in terms of narrative time. This chapter takes a selection of ... More


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