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Leadership Library of America


Leaving aside these important arguments for the moment, there is ample evidence of a viable construct called leadership and attempts to understand and measure this phenomenon are worthwhile. In this paper we present first a brief review of our qualitative efforts to develop a conceptual framework for understanding leadership. Described in more detail are the empirical efforts utilized in developing a reliable and valid instrument to measure this leadership model.

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Measures of Leadership


Copyright © 1990 by the Leadership Library of America. Reprinted with permission from Center for Creative Leadership. See and Kelly Lombardino for further information.



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