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Author Davies, Brent.

Title Passionate Leadership in Education.

Published London : Sage Publications, 2008.


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Physical description 1 online resource (225 pages)
Contents Cover; Contents; Editors and contributors; Introduction -- Passionate leadership; Section one -- Core ideas about passionate teachers, leaders and schools; 1 The passionate teacher and the passionate leader in the passionate school; Section two -- Passionate leadership; 2 Inviting passionate educational leadership; 3 'Reservoirs of hope': sustaining passion in leadership; Section three -- Research on passionate leadership; 4 Successful leadership: An intelligent passion; 5 Passionate leadership in action; Section four -- Passionate leadership schools and teachers.
6 Not so much a passion, more a way of life7 The emotional geographies of educational leadership; Section five -- Building a model of passionate leadership; 8 Passionate work: towards a natural history of headship; 9 Enchanted leadership; Conclusion; Index.
Summary I recommend the book as an inspiration to those who are looking for the words that express what they may already do (or will do in the future!) for these well known writers have world wide experience in recognising and knowing what it is that makes the passionate leader' - International Journal of Educational Management. 'This is a very interesting collection of chapters on leadership Each chapter is written with verve and conviction, and it makes quite stimulating reading' - Curriculum Perspectives. 'Passionate Leadership is a fantastic book by leading thinkers and doers in the education fiel.
Other author Brighouse, Tim.
Subject Educational leadership.
School management and organization.
ISBN 9780857026958 (electronic bk.)
085702695X (electronic bk.)

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