Modern Paradigms of Leadership: A Critical Insight into Contemporary Theories and Concepts

Christian Harrison*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Providing an introductory overview of leadership, this video emphasizes contemporary thinking in this vast and every-changing field of scholarship. It explores up-to-date concepts that have risen in prominence in recent years, with critical analysis of hot topics such as charismatic leadership and the leader-follower dynamic. It also examines established modern leadership theories such as implicit leadership, leader-member exchange theory, transactional leadership and transformational leadership, with the aim of providing a nuanced conceptualisation of the topic.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Media of outputOnline
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2020



  • Leadership
  • Charisma
  • Charismatic Leadership
  • Transactional Leadership
  • transformational leadership
  • Leader member exchange
  • implicit leadership theory
  • Theory

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