James G. Clawson
University of Virginia - Darden School of Business
Darden Case No.: UVA-OB-0379
This note summarizes several major theories of leadership. It is intended to provide a quick overview of the major concepts and points rather than an in-depth understanding of the theories. It includes the Great Man theory, charismatic leadership, and the approaches of McClelland, Winter, Bennis, Burns, Fiedler, Hersey and Blanchard, Path-Goal, Mintzberg, Kotter, Maccoby, and Schein.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 25
Keywords: leadership, management skills, managerial psychology
Date posted: October 21, 2008