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The Jossey-Bass Reader on Educational Leadership, 2nd Edition,9780787984007

The Jossey-Bass Reader on Educational Leadership, 2nd Edition

Edition: 2nd
Format: Paperback
Pub. Date: 11/3/2006
Publisher(s): Jossey-Bass
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This expanded and thoroughly updated edition of the popular anthology assembles the best book excerpts, articles, and reports that define and drive the field of educational leadership today. Filled with critical insights from respected authors, education researchers, and expert practitioners, this comprehensive volume features twenty-six chapters in six primary areas of interest: Principles of Leadership, Moral Leadership, Culture and Change, Standards and Systems, Diversity and Leadership, and the Future of Leadership.

Author Biography

Jossey-Bass is a leading educational publisher. Their books have been cited for excellence by the American Educaional Research Association, the National School Boards Association, and the American Educational Studies Association. The Jossey-Bass Education Series Readers offer both the student and practitioner collections of vital information on various topics in education.

Table of Contents

About the Authors
Michael Fullan
Part One
The Principles of Leadership
*“Give Me a Lever Long Enough…and Single-Handed I Can Move the World”
Peter M. Senge
*The Nature of Leadership
John W. Gardner
*Level 5 Leadership
Jim Collins
*The Unheroic Side of Leadership: Notes from the Swamp
Jerome T. Murphy
*The 5 Practices of Exemplary Leadership
James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner
Moral, Ethical, and Trustworthy Leaders
*Leadership as Stewardship: “Who’s Serving Who?”
Thomas J. Sergiovanni
*An Educational Credo for a Time of Crisis and Urgency
David Purpel
*Becoming a Trustworthy Leader
Megan Tschannen-Moran
      9.   Manager as Politician
Lee G. Bolman and Terrence E. Deal
10. The Authentic Leader
Robert Evans
Culture and Change
*Understanding Change
Michael Fullan *On Becoming a Principal
Roland S. Barth
*Transformation School Leadership in a Transactional Policy World
Kenneth Leithwood
*Eight Roles of Symbolic Leaders
Terrence E. Deal and Kent D. Peterson
Standards and Systems
*Understanding Normative Systems
Phillip C. Schlechty
*Power Standards: How Leaders Add Value to State and National Standards
Douglas B. Reeves     
*Standards for School Leaders
Interstate School Leaders Licensure Consortium
Diversity and Leadership
*Making Differences Matter: A New Paradigm for Managing Diversity
David A. Thomas and Robin J. Ely
*Teaching All Students: Celebrating Diverse Minds
Mel Levine
*Gender and Race as Factors in Educational Leadership and Administration
Cherry A. McGee Banks
*Gender and Supervision
Charol Shakeshaft, Irene Nowell, and Andy Perry
The Future of Leadership
*The Work of Principals and Their Preparation
Marc S. Tucker and Judy B. Codding
*Teacher Leadership: Ideology and Practice
Ann Lieberman, Ellen R. Saxl, and Matthew B. Miles
*Resourcefulness: Restraint and Renewal
Andy Hargreaves

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