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Contingency Theories

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

“One, if by land, and two, if by sea …” These famous words in Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's 1860 poem Paul Revere's Ride illustrate that the revolutionary colonial army had a contingency plan for defending against the expected ...

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