An evolutionary psychology of leader-follower relations [electronic resource] /Patrick McNamara and David Trumbull.
By: McNamara, Patrick.
Contributor(s): Trumbull, David.Material type: BookPublisher: New York : Nova Science Pub Inc., c2009Description: 1 online resource (131 p.).ISBN: 9781607414162 (electronic bk.); 1607414163 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Leadership | Leadership -- History | Evolutionary psychology | SELF-HELP -- Personal Growth -- Success | SELF-HELP -- Personal Growth -- Happiness | SELF-HELP -- Personal Growth -- General | PSYCHOLOGY -- Applied Psychology | Evolutionary psychology | LeadershipGenre/Form: Electronic books. | History.DDC classification: 158/.4 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Includes bibliographical references (p. -121) and index.
Evolutionary psychology approaches to the phenomenon of the leader -- Leadership and cooperation -- Dynamics of leader-follower relations -- Leadership and social intelligence -- Language, rhetoric and leadership -- The co-evolution of war and the dominance strategy in leadership -- Prestige-oriented versus dominance-oriented styles of leadership -- Cicero versus Pompey: an illustration of the prestige and the dominance styles of leadership in conflict -- Caesar: the synthesis of the prestige and dominance styles of leadership -- Alexander: the synthesis of prestige and dominance II.
Description based on print version record.