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Distinctive Competence Approach

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

The organizational psychologist Philip Selznick introduced the world to the term distinctive competence in his 1957 book Leadership in Administration: A Sociological Interpretation, which became a classic within the academic ...

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