TITLE

Ethical leadership: A review and future directions

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Michael E.; Trevi�o, Linda K.
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Leadership Quarterly;Dec2006, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p595
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Abstract: Our literature review focuses on the emerging construct of ethical leadership and compares this construct with related concepts that share a common concern for a moral dimension of leadership (e.g., spiritual, authentic, and transformational leadership). Drawing broadly from the intersection of the ethics and leadership literatures, we offer propositions about the antecedents and outcomes of ethical leadership. We also identify issues and questions to be addressed in the future and discuss their implications for research and practice. Our review indicates that ethical leadership remains largely unexplored, offering researchers opportunities for new discoveries and leaders opportunities to improve their effectiveness.
ACCESSION #
23351492

 

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