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A handbook of practical wisdom : leadership, organization and integral business practice

Author: Wendelin Küpers; David J Pauleen
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey : Ashgate Publishing Company, [2013]
Series: The practical wisdom in leadership and organization series
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Wisdom has become increasingly important for dealing with complex business contexts. A Handbook of Practical Wisdom delivers an integral and practical understanding of wisdom from a multi- and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wendelin Küpers; David J Pauleen
ISBN: 9781409439936 1409439933 1409439941 9781409439943 1409474690 9781409474692
OCLC Number: 837923989
Description: xvi, 226 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: List of figures --
List of tables --
Notes on contributors --
Acknowledgement --
Introducing a handbook of practical wisdom for our times --
The art of practical wisdom : phenomenology of an embodied, wise "inter-practice" in organization and leadership / by Wendelin M. Küpers --
Phrónêsis in action : a case study approach to a professional learning group / by Claire Jankelson --
Cultivation of wisdom in the Theravada buddhist tradition : implications for contemporary leadership and organization / by Peter Case --
Grounding organizational wisdom theory : ontology, epistemology and methodology / by David Rooney --
"Wise women or caring women" : the paradoxical nature of the representation of women in management / by Maree Boyle and Amanda Roan --
Evaluating the process of wisdom in wise political heroes using a developmental wisdom model / by Roberto Biloslavo and Bernard McKenna --
Transformation and transcendence for wisdom : the emergence and sustainment of wise leaders and organizations / by Jay Hays --
Students of wisdom : an integral meta-competencies theory of practical wisdom / by Ali Intezari and David J. Pauleen --
University presidents as wise leaders' Aristotle's Phrónêsis and academic leadership in Germany / by Bernd Kleimann --
Wisdom and integrity : metatheoretical perspectives on integrative change in an age of turbulence / by Mark G. Edwards --
Index.
Series Title: The practical wisdom in leadership and organization series
Responsibility: edited by Wendelin Küpers and David J. Pauleen.
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