About the Editor.
Part I: Aspirations for Leaders in the Nonprofit and Public Sectors.
1 What Is Leadership (Max DePree).
2 The Tasks of Leadership (John W. Gardner).
3 The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership (James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner).
4 How Leaders Are Grown: The Lessons of Example and Experience (Ray Blunt).
5 Maintaining Board Leadership: Staying on Track and Institutionalizing Excellence (John Carver).
Part II: Leadership Theories for the Nonprofit and Public Sectors.... MORE
James L. Perry is Distinguished Professor and Chancellor's Professor of Public and Environmental Affairs, Professor of Philanthropic Studies and Political Science at Indiana University--Bloomington, and a fellow of the National Academy of Public Administration. He is the author or editor of more than a dozen books on nonprofit leadership and public administration, and serves on the editorial boards of numerous periodicals, including the American Review of Public Administration, Asia Pacific Journal of Public Administration, Journal of Public Affairs Education, and Review of Public Personnel Administration.