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Policy Packages

Melanie M. Morey and John J. Piderit

in Catholic Higher Education: A Culture in Crisis

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2006
ISBN:
9780195305517
eISBN:
9780199784813
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195305515.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter presents policy packages that draw together various recommendations included in the previous theme chapters. These packages include a variety of practical approaches, as well as ... More


Educational Leadership

Bee Wee

in Education in Palliative Care: Building a Culture of Learning

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780198569855
eISBN:
9780191730443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198569855.003.0026
Subject:
Palliative Care, Palliative Medicine Research, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

The strategic development and successful implementation of palliative care education requires effective leadership and management. This chapter focuses on leadership and aims to address what makes a ... More


The challenge of leadership in the police

Bryn Caless

in Policing at the Top: The Roles, Values and Attitudes of Chief Police Officers

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9781447300168
eISBN:
9781447305507
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447300168.003.0004
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

Chief officers were asked about their leadership ‘style’ and how they perceived the nature of police leadership, as well as how they ‘sell’ their proposals for change and development. In this ... More


Group, Leadership, and Individual Antecedents of Mobbing

Maureen Duffy and Len Sperry

in Mobbing: Causes, Consequences, and Solutions

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195380019
eISBN:
9780199932764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195380019.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter builds on the perspective of the previous one and incorporates a discussion of how individual and group dynamics interact with organizational dynamics in the development of the social ... More


Gendering Prime-Ministerial Power

Patricia Lee Sykes

in Understanding Prime-Ministerial Performance: Comparative Perspectives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199666423
eISBN:
9780191751462
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199666423.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter examines the records of five female prime ministers: Margaret Thatcher (United Kingdom), Kim Campbell (Canada), Jenny Shipley (New Zealand), Helen Clark (New Zealand) and Julia Gillard ... More


Implications for Female Leaders

Leslie S. Pratch

in Looks Good on Paper?: Using In-Depth Personality Assessment to Predict Leadership Performance

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231168366
eISBN:
9780231537643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231168366.003.0010
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

This chapter considers coping issues relating to women in leadership roles. Leadership requires a certain degree of self-confidence and aggressiveness. Women who do not display confidence and a ... More


Personal Style, Institutional Setting and Historical Opportunity: Prime-Ministerial Performance in Context

James Walter

in Understanding Prime-Ministerial Performance: Comparative Perspectives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199666423
eISBN:
9780191751462
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199666423.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter develops a conceptual framework for systematic description and analysis of prime-ministerial leadership. It focuses particularly on the issue of the power of prime ministers. The author ... More


Prime-Ministerial Power Institutional and Personal Factors

Keith Dowding

in Understanding Prime-Ministerial Performance: Comparative Perspectives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199666423
eISBN:
9780191751462
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199666423.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter argues that structure and agency interact in important ways for judging the power of prime ministers. It distinguishes between ‘power to’ and ‘power over’. Some leaders appear powerful ... More


When matters become ‘really real’: commanding operations

Auke van Dijk, Frank Hoogewoning, and Maurice Punch

in What Matters In Policing?: Change, values and leadership in turbulent times

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781447326915
eISBN:
9781447326946
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447326915.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

The police can encounter a variety of situations such as sieges, criminal investigations, shootings, public disorder, disasters, civil emergencies and other major incidents. All incidents are a ... More


David Cameron’s leadership and party renewal

Gillian Peele

in David Cameron and Conservative Renewal: The Limits of Modernisation?

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781784991531
eISBN:
9781526120946
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784991531.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

The chapter explores the relationship between David Cameron’s leadership and Conservative Party renewal. It argues that both Cameron’s leadership, and the understanding of the process of renewal have ... More


Leadership Transformed: The Pros and Cons of Benevolent Dictatorship

Dariusz Jemielniak

in Common Knowledge?: An Ethnography of Wikipedia

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804789448
eISBN:
9780804791205
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804789448.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

This chapter draws on the previous considerations about organization and management in open-collaboration movements to analyze the phenomenon of personal leadership, examining the example of Jimmy ... More


New challenges and management on the road to Warwick

Lewis Minkin

in The Blair Supremacy: A study in the politics of Labour's party management

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780719073793
eISBN:
9781781706770
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719073793.003.0018
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Management of the reaction to the way that the Iraq invasion was authorised, coupled with management of deepening party divisions over domestic policy, provide the major focus of this chapter. Blair ... More


Modern Prime-Ministerial Leadership in the Netherlands: Consensus or Confrontation?

Marij Swinkels, Sabine van Zuydam, and Femke Van Esch

in The Leadership Capital Index: A New Perspective on Political Leadership

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198783848
eISBN:
9780191826498
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198783848.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter discusses the leadership style of Dutch prime ministers (PMs) and asks the question what type of leadership skills, relations, and reputations are most effective in modern Dutch ... More


Shock Therapy, Round Two

Joseph R. Fitzgerald

in The Struggle Is Eternal: Gloria Richardson and Black Liberation

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780813176499
eISBN:
9780813176529
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813176499.003.0007
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter continues to detail the history of the social justice–focused Cambridge movement and white politicos’ use of laissez-faire gradualism to thwart it. It discusses Richardson’s growing ... More


Dreams Deferred

Joseph R. Fitzgerald

in The Struggle Is Eternal: Gloria Richardson and Black Liberation

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780813176499
eISBN:
9780813176529
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813176499.003.0005
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter covers Richardson’s life after she graduated from Howard University in 1942. During the next fifteen years, she made a number of decisions that reflected her family’s and society’s ... More


Leaders and Leadership

Duncan Green

in How Change Happens

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198785392
eISBN:
9780191833236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785392.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Public and Welfare

This chapter turns to the role of leaders and leadership in driving change. Though these roles are often downplayed or outright neglected in academia, the chapter argues that leadership is central to ... More


What Lies Beneath?

Leslie S. Pratch

in Looks Good on Paper?: Using In-Depth Personality Assessment to Predict Leadership Performance

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231168366
eISBN:
9780231537643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231168366.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

This chapter describes the depth-psychological approach to executive assessment, including the levels of personality assessed. Understanding the whole person, public and private, exterior and ... More


Introduction

Laura Visser-Maessen

in Robert Parris Moses: A Life in Civil Rights and Leadership at the Grassroots

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781469627984
eISBN:
9781469628004
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469627984.003.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter serves to introduce the reader toRobert Parris Moses and summarizes the origins and inherent contradictions in his leadership style as they played out in his career, particularly the ... More


Lederman's Vision

in Fermilab: Physics, the Frontier, and Megascience

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226346236
eISBN:
9780226346250
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226346250.003.0010
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter discusses the leadership of Leon M. Lederman as director of the Fermilab. It provides a biographical background of Lederman and describes his leadership style. Like Robert R. Wilson, ... More


Arafat, the Icon as President, and His Antihero Successor

Menachem Klein

in Arafat and Abbas: Portraits of Leadership in a State Postponed

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780190087586
eISBN:
9780190099626
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190087586.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

This chapter deals with Arafat and Abbas’ personalities, early careers in the PLO, their different leadership styles, Arafat as a national Icon, Arafat’s demonic perspective in the eyes of Israel, ... More


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