Women Leaders in Chaotic Environments Examinations of Leadership Using Complexity Theory

This book spotlights how women leaders behave in chaotic environments and features examples of women who have been key figures in determining complex socio-economic outcomes throughout history. Women leaders can be seen on many high- levels in the political arena, be they a prime minister, empress o...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Erçetin, Şefika Şule (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2016, 2016
Edition:1st ed. 2016
Series:Lecture Notes in Social Networks
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Part I: Introduction
  • Emine Erdoğan: The Woman Power Behind Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
  • Foreign Policy Decision Making as a Chaotic Phenomenon: Angela Merkel’s Foreign Policy between 2005-2009
  • “President Vigdis” – The End and The Beginning of Women’s Agenda in Iceland
  • Hazrat Aisha: In Terms of Religious, Authentic and Didactic Leadership Characteristics
  • Oprah Winfrey’s Leadership through Womanhood
  • A Woman Leader in Ottoman History: Kösem Sultan (1589-1651)
  • Rosa Louise Parks as a Quiet Leader Who Transforms American Society Forever
  • Benazir Bhutto- Freedom and Chaos in Her Life
  • Maria Montessori’s Transformation of Special Needs Education
  • Rebecca Kadaga’s Transformation of Uganda’s Parliamentary System
  • Part II: The Plight of Women Leadership in Complex Social Media and Social Networking Systems
  • Women’s Leadership in the Developing World: Learning from the Past, Envisioning the Future
  • Women Empowerment for Promoting Rural Economy in West Bengal: A Study on Pallimangal (A Unit of Ramakrishna Mission Kamarpukur)
  • A Complex Issue in Turkish Education System: Gender Imparity (2000-2015 Period)
  • Gendered Leadership in Multinational Corporations: Gendered Social-Organizations: An Analysis of a Gendered Foundation in Organizations
  • The Role of Women Professionals in Transformation of Higher Education for Sustainable Development
  • Women's Challenges in Leadership
  • Part III: Epilogue