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Author Kets de Vries, Manfred F. R.

Title Leaders, fools, and impostors : essays on the psychology of leadership / Manfred F.R. Kets de Vries
Edition Revised edition
Published New York, NY : IUniverse, Inc., [2003]


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Description xxii, 140 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Our leaders, ourselves: understanding the leaders we create -- The leader as mirror -- The incomplete self: narcissism and the exercise of power -- Letting go of power: the emotional reckoning -- Dead souls: understanding emotional illiteracy -- Hubris and the fool: humor as a balance to power -- The impostor syndrome -- Leadership and the abuse of power: beyond complicity -- Conclusion: Managing the ambiguities of leadership and power
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 117-127) and index
Subject Leadership.
Executives -- Psychology.
Interpersonal relations.
ISBN 0595289622 (paperback)
9780595289622 (paperback)
0595659470 (cloth)
9780595659470 (cloth)