Gender and Leadership Style: A Meta-Analysis

@article{Eagly1990GenderAL,
  title={Gender and Leadership Style: A Meta-Analysis},
  author={Alice H. Eagly and Blair T. Johnson},
  journal={Psychological Bulletin},
  year={1990},
  volume={108},
  pages={233-256}
}
Research comparing the leadership styles of women and men is reviewed, and evidence is found for both the presence and the absence of differences between the sexes. In contrast to the gender-stereotypic expectation that women lead in an interpersonaily oriented style and men in a task-oriented style, female and male leaders did not differ in these two styles in organizational studies. However, these aspects of leadership style were somewhat gender stereotypic in the two other classes of… 
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