Kenneth A. Shaw
Foreword by James L. Fisher
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The Intentional Leader and The Intentional Leader, 2009 Supplement
| 2005, 2009
A former chancellor of Syracuse University provides techniques and practical
guidance on the art of effective leadership.
Kenneth A. Shaw’s book is a unique combination of theoreticalmethodlogy and
practical advice on the art and skill of leadership. He offers a concise definition of leadership as a process of persuasion and goes on to show how specific methods
are applied to reach that goal. The book covers a wide range of topics, among
them, self-awareness, conflict resolution, motivating others, decision making,
communicating effectively, and group dynamics.
Shaw’s work encompasses broader views of leadership including issues of
diversity and ethics, international leadership, and women in leadership roles.
Throughout, he draws on his extraordinary personal experience to present concrete
examples of leadership successes. This book is the essential tool for those
who want to study, practice, and perform at the highest levels of leadershipwhether it is with small groups or international organizations.
Kenneth A. Shaw was chancellor of Syracuse University from 1991 to 2004. He is
the author of The Successful President as well as several articles and book chapters
on leadership and issues about higher education. He is former president of the
University of Wisconsin system and former chancellor of the Southern Illinois
University system. He teaches leadership courses.
6 x 9, 232 pages, 12 illustrations, 2 figures, appendix, bibliography, index