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Conformity

  • By: William D. Crano
  • In: Encyclopedia of Leadership
  • Edited by: George R. Goethals, Georgia J. Sorenson & James MacGregor Burns
  • Subject:Leadership

A central goal of leadership theory and research is to understand the factors that dispose others to follow the vision or ideals, suggestions (explicit or implied), expectations, or demands of a leader. In other words, leadership theory attempts to identify the ...

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