A Volume in the International Leadership Association Series, Building Leadership Bridges
This is a well-written and thought provoking book (SEN Magazine, May 2016)
Established at the turn of the century, the International Leadership Association (ILA) is the global organization for those with a stake in leadership. The ILA embodies leadership for the twenty-first century with the following features: Multinational membership base and conference attendance bringing together perspectives from seventy-plus countries and cultures; Multidisciplinary approach to leadership and followership leading to unique insights and innovative connections; Multisector networking between those who study, teach, develop, and exercise leadership, resulting in research-based, field-tested best practices. With thousands of members across the globe, the ILA is transforming leadership for the greater good of communities worldwide.
The Contributors vii Introduction: Of Leadership and Light xv Kathryn Goldman Schuyler Part One: Spirit 1 Awareness and Beyond: Why Moving On Means Letting Go 3 Karin Jironet 1. Connecting Inner Transformation as a Leader to Corporate and Societal Change 13 Subhanu Saxena, Otto Scharmer, Kathryn Goldman Schuyler 2. Cultivating Leadership through Deep Presencing and Awareness Based Practices 39 Jonathan Reams, Olen Gunnlaugson, Juliane Reams 3. Enspirited Leadership in Japan 59 Bob Stilger, Yuka Saionji Part Two: Presence 77 Sociological Mindfulness and Leadership Education 79 John Eric Baugher 4. The Dance of Joyful Leadership 91 Catherine Etmanski, Mark Fulton, Guy Nasmyth, M. Beth Page 5. Why on Earth Are We Staring at Raisins? 109 Linda Kantor 6. Intergroup Dialogue: Mindfulness and Leadership Development for Social Change 125 Brighid Dwyer, Ralph A. Gigliotti, Hanna H. Lee Part Three: Authenticity 147 Appear Authentic! The Rhetorical Oxymoron of Authentic Leadership 149 Lena Lid-Falkman 7. Leadership Values in Africa and Implications for Online Learning Communities 157 Sylvia van de Bunt-Kokhuis, Hellicy C. Ngambi 8. Reflection and Authentic Leadership 179 Deana M. Raffo 9. Embodying Authentic Leadership: An Actor's Perspective 197 Marco Aponte-Moreno 10. Leaders' Lived Experience of Authentic Moments 213 Susan Skjei Name Index 233 Subject Index 239