Leadership: current theories, research, and future directions.

  title={Leadership: current theories, research, and future directions.},
  author={Bruce J. Avolio and Fred O. Walumbwa and Todd J. Weber},
  journal={Annual review of psychology},
This review examines recent theoretical and empirical developments in the leadership literature, beginning with topics that are currently receiving attention in terms of research, theory, and practice. We begin by examining authentic leadership and its development, followed by work that takes a cognitive science approach. We then examine new-genre leadership theories, complexity leadership, and leadership that is shared, collective, or distributed. We examine the role of relationships through… CONTINUE READING
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