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Meeting the Ethical Challenges of Leadership, 2nd Edition


reviewed by Alan J. Daly — 2006

coverTitle: Meeting the Ethical Challenges of Leadership, 2nd Edition
Author(s): Craig E. Johnson
Publisher: Sage Publishing, Thousand Oaks
ISBN: 1412905680, Pages: 233, Year: 2005
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Ethical leadership in many ways has become the oxymoron of the 21st century.  We are bombarded by images of public figures who have fallen due to ethical and legal violations.  Consider events that have transpired in business, the media, public education, politics, sports, military, and even organized religion.  It appears that no group or organization is immune from this contagion.  Not in recent memory have we as a society been in such apparent desperate need to reconnect with our ethical foundations.  As Craig Johnson author of Meeting the Ethical Challenges of Leadership reminds us, it is important for leaders to avoid shadows and focus attention on casting an ethical light. Johnson argues that the shadows of deceit, power, and irresponsibility cast a pall over those for whom a leader has responsibility.  Using the guiding metaphor of shadow and light throughout the text, Johnson illuminates standards and strategies necessary for ethical leadership... (preview truncated at 150 words.)


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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 108 Number 8, 2006, p. 1531-1534
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 12235, Date Accessed: 12/13/2017 11:16:10 PM

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  • Alan Daly
    University of California, Santa Barbara
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    ALAN DALY is a program director at the Center for Educational Leadership, the University of California, Santa Barbara
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