The challenges of leadership in the modern world: introduction to the special issue.

@article{Bennis2007TheCO,
  title={The challenges of leadership in the modern world: introduction to the special issue.},
  author={W. Bennis},
  journal={The American psychologist},
  year={2007},
  volume={62 1},
  pages={
          2-5; discussion 43-7
        }
}
  • W. Bennis
  • Published 2007
  • Sociology, Medicine
  • The American psychologist
This article surveys contemporary trends in leadership theory as well as its current status and the social context that has shaped the contours of leadership studies. Emphasis is placed on the urgent need for collaboration among social-neuro-cognitive scientists in order to achieve an integrated theory, and the author points to promising leads for accomplishing this. He also asserts that the 4 major threats to world stability are a nuclear/biological catastrophe, a world-wide pandemic… Expand
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