Course Descriptions

CodeLEAD
Number579
TitleContemporary Thought Leaders in Leadership Studies
Units3
Description

Contemporary Thought Leaders in Leadership Studies takes a great books approach to the study of leadership by exposing students to contemporary books on the subject followed by facilitated discussions with the authors. Authors will be invited to the university to discuss their work with students, and when campus visits are not possible video teleconferencing technology will be used to permit the discussion. The course fosters a multiple perspectives approach to leadership studies by exposing participants to a variety of notable authors and researchers. The course will focus on six books determined by the instructor to be of value when considering the phenomenon of leadership. The authors will change with each course offering.

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First NameGeorge E.
Last NameReed