The new Ashgate Research Companion to Political Leadership is ‘a treat for all leadership scholars’ and a ‘rich and thoughtful guide’. Why not take a look at the sample pages on our website? (Links are at the bottom of the website page).
This is a comprehensive, rich and thoughtful guide to the diverse perspectives on political leadership. It will be essential reading for all who are interested in the historical, cultural, ethical, and policy facets of this crucial topic.
Joseph S. Nye Jr, Harvard University, USA and author of The Powers to Lead
This is destined to become the standard text in political leadership for the forseeable future. It combines erudite scholarship with a wide diversity of theories and arenas of concern. It makes a significant contribution to the general leadership literature, it’s a treat for all leadership scholars, and it’s a must for all libraries.’
Keith Grint, University of Warwick, UK
About the editors of the book: Joseph Masciulli is Assistant Professor at St Thomas University, Canada. Mikhail A Molchanov is Associate Professor at St Thomas University, Canada. W. Andy Knight is Professor and Chair of the Department of Political Science at the University of Alberta, Canada.