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Leading Minds : An Anatomy of Leadership (Reprint): Gardner, Howard/ Laskin, Emma (COL): BOOKS KINOKUNIYA
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Leading Minds : An Anatomy of Leadership (Reprint)
Leading Minds : An Anatomy of Leadership (Reprint)
Publisher : Basic Books
Published Date : 2011/12
Binding : Paperback
ISBN : 9780465027736

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Book Description
Source: ENG
Academic Descriptors: A11701800
Place of Publication: United States
Edition: Reprint
Subject Development: History
Academic Level: Undergraduate
Table of Contents
 
Preface to the 2011 Edition                        xi
  PART I A FRAMEWORK FOR LEADERSHIP
    1 Introduction: A Cognitive Approach to        3  (18)
    Leadership
    2 Human Development and Leadership             21 (18)
    3 The Leaders' Stories                         39 (26)
  PART II CASE STUDIES: FROM DOMAINS TO NATIONS
    4 An Observer of Diverse Cultures Educates     65 (20)
    Her Own
          Margaret Mead
    5 The Teaching of Physics, the Lessons of      85 (20)
    Politics
          J. Robert Oppenheimer
    6 Bringing "The Higher Learning" to America    105(18)
          Robert Maynard Hutchins
    7 The Business of America                      123(14)
          Alfred P. Sloan, Jr.
    8 The Embodiment of the Good Soldier           137(16)
          George C. Marshall
    9 Rediscovering the Spirit of the Church       153(16)
          Pope John XXIII
    10 Ordinariness and Extraordinariness          169(20)
          Eleanor Roosevelt
    11 Leading in a Rapidly Changing Environment   189(22)
          Martin Luther King, Jr.
      Reprise
    12 A Clear Sense of Identity                   211(18)
          Margaret Thatcher
    13 A Generation of World Leaders               229(22)
  PART III CONCLUSION: LEADERSHIP THAT LOOKS
  FORWARD
    14 Leadership beyond National Boundaries       251(18)
          Jean Monnet
          Mahatma Gandhi
    15 Lessons From The Past, Implications For     269(22)
    The Future
Appendix I The Eleven Leaders Viewed along the     291(20)
Principal Dimensions of Leadership
Appendix II The leaders of the Second World War    311(16)
Notes                                              327(26)
Bibliography                                       353(16)
Name Index                                         369(6)
Subject Index                                      375
 

In Leading Minds, Gardner and his research associate at Harvard Project Zero, Emma Laskin, apply a cognitive lens to leadership, drawing on Gardner's groundbreaking work on intelligence and creativity to offer fascinating revelations about the minds of leaders and those who follow them. This reissue includes a new introduction by the author.