Political Leadership

A Source Book

The editor has compiled an excellent collection of 43 readings on leadership by authors ranging from Plato and Plutarch to Freud and Erikson. . . . Anyone interested in political leadership generally should find this a useful source.
Presidential Studies Quarterly

This collection of essays draws on writings from mythologists, sociologists, philosophers, historians, and political activists, to present perspectives on the techniques, philosophies, and theories of political leadership throughout history. The forty-three selections offer a broad range of thought and provide a uniquely comprehensive reference.

480 Pages, 6 x 9 in.

September, 1986

isbn : 9780822953821

about the editor

Barbara Kellerman

Barbara Kellerman is James MacGregor Burns Lecturer in Public Leadership, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.

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