New PDF release: Crossing the Divide: Intergroup Leadership in a World of

By Todd L. Pittinsky

Bringing teams jointly is a relevant and unrelenting activity of management. CEOs needs to nudge their executives to upward thrust above divisional turf battles, mayors attempt to take care of gangs in clash, and leaders of many nations face the realities of sectarian violence.

Crossing the Divide introduces state-of-the-art study and perception into those age-old difficulties. Edited by way of Todd Pittinsky of Harvard's Kennedy university of presidency, this selection of essays brings jointly strong scholarly disciplines: intergroup family and management. What emerges is a brand new mandate for leaders to think again what were considered as a few very winning strategies for development workforce harmony. Leaders can now not simply "rally the troops." in its place they need to hire extra confident capability to span limitations, confirm id, domesticate belief, and collaborate productively.

In this multidisciplinary quantity, very popular company students, social psychologists, coverage specialists, and interfaith activists supply not just theoretical frameworks round those principles, yet useful instruments and particular case reports in addition. Examples from all over the world and from each region - company, political, and social - deliver to lifestyles the artwork and perform of intergroup management within the twenty-first century.

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