By David Cawthorn
By David Cawthorn
By William Ascher,Barbara Hirschfelder-Ascher
Revitalizing Political Psychology provides and extends 4 features of Lasswell's contributions to the sector: the psychodynamic mechanisms drawn from psychoanalytic conception, using image institutions to appreciate political propaganda, the research of "democratic personality" for either the general public and the elites, and the constitution of trust structures. In so doing, the authors hyperlink character and political conversation idea to democratic perform. The authors additionally critique management reviews utilizing Lasswell's issues over the dangers to democratic responsibility and the present preoccupation with strengthening the jobs of charismatic and transformational leaders.
Intended for researchers, practitioners, and scholars within the parts of political and historic psychology, political technique, and political conversation, the book's emphasis on psychodynamics additionally appeals to psychoanalysts and the cloth on management appeals to pros in administration and industrial/organizational psychology.
By Nick Ragone,Ali Velshi
This ebook examines greater than a dozen significant judgements of the presidency—Truman losing the Bomb; Nixon going to China; Jefferson procuring the Louisiana Territory—and the tales in the back of them. informed in a crisp, narrative writing type, the writer brings the presidency and its huge judgements to lifestyles along with his designated storytelling and pacing, and highlights the teachings to be discovered. a number of the judgements are renowned; others aren't. yet they’re all informed in a fashion that would maintain you turning the pages to benefit extra. each one bankruptcy stands as a examine in management and decision-making. by means of the top of the booklet, you’ll be a professional within the males and the selections that formed the rustic, and the teachings that may be discovered from their management and sometimes their braveness.
With a concluding bankruptcy that assesses President Obama’s first yr in place of work and stories his significant judgements, this full of life, illuminating ebook will entice background buffs, devotees of politics, scholars, and an individual drawn to decision-making on the maximum and such a lot influential level.
By Thomas Kielinger
By Meredith Conroy
By Patrice Dutil
Although the topic of "leadership" is a scorching subject, it hasn't ever attracted a lot realization within the public quarter. Searching for Leadership is the 1st ebook to check the evolving function and management of the highest-ranking public servant in Ottawa or in any of Canada's Provinces and Territories, the Secretary to cupboard, or the "Clerk."
Arguing that the management function of the Secretary to cupboard has to be liked and understood in mild of contemporary administration practices and the centralization of administrative practices, the individuals to this quantity current a mix of ways to the placement: literature stories, structural techniques, and biographical case reports of influential Secretaries to the cupboard. examining the function of Secretaries to the cupboard in Ottawa in addition to in Alberta, Saskatchewan, Quebec, and Ontario, the participants aspect the jobs, key services and influence of those hugely influential public servants, highlighting the ways that the management talents of Secretaries to the cupboard have replaced and replied to change.
An very important contribution to knowing Canadian governance and public administration, Searching for Leadership is key analyzing for students and scholars in political technological know-how, historical past, public management and administration, in addition to public servants.
By Walter Laqueur,K.-D. Schmidt
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By Karen S. Hoffman
By Steve Adubato
By Jerrold M. Post
Even during this age of free-flowing worldwide details, capital, and other people, sovereign states and limits stay the hallmark of the overseas order -- a truth that's in particular transparent from the occasions of September eleventh and the struggle on Terrorism.
Jerrold M. put up, M.D., is Professor of Psychiatry, Political Psychology, and overseas Affairs, and Director of the Political Psychology software at George Washington collage. he's the founding father of the CIA's heart for the research of character and Political Behavior.