Leadership with Conscience
Full title: Spirituality of Leadership: inspiration, empowerment, intuition and discernment
Creator / Author: Donal Dorr
Item Type / Page count: Book / 176p /171p
When Published: 2006 (1st ed.) / 2006 (American ed.)
Publisher / Place of Publication (Irish edition): The Columba Press / 55A Spruce Avenue, Stillorgan Industrial Park, Blackrock, Co. Dublin.
Publisher / Place of Publication (USA edition): Liturgical Press / 2950 Saint John’s Road PO Box 7500, Collegeville, MN 56321-7500, USA
About: This book is mainly aimed at those in positions of leadership in voluntary organisations, non-governmental bodies or religious groups. It argues that those staff should become exemplars of how to exercise leadership humanely, while still being effective at all levels.
ID number(s): 1856075273 / 0814631827 / 9780814631829
Chapters: Introduction — Biblical aspects — The Christian tradition — Authority and leadership since Vatican II — Political and psychological thinking — The limits of democracy — Leadership in management theory — Four kinds of leader — Styles of leadership — Vision and call — Some practical aspects of leadership — Personal discernment and decision making — Intuition as a basis for discernment — Communal discernment and decision making — Appendix: ‘Consolation without cause’ – Bibliography – Index.
WW Connection #1: The author, Fr. Donal Dorr, is a member of St. Patrick’s Missionary Society (Kiltegan Fathers).
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Extra #4: This book was published in America under the title ‘Faith at Work: A Spirituality of Leadership