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Call for Papers: Charisma: New frontiers

Call for Papers

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Up close and personal: Evidence that shared social identity is a basis for the 'special' relationship that binds followers to leaders

The present research extends prior work by proposing that followers' social identification with a group can translate into their relational identification with leaders....

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Charisma and organizational change: A multilevel study of perceived charisma commitment to change and team performance

What makes people perceive a leader as charismatic and how do team leaders obtain performance outcomes from their followers? We examine leaders in times of organizational change and investigate the mechanisms through which leaders' change-promoting behaviors are associated with team performance....

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When leaders victimize: The role of charismatic leaders in facilitating group pressures

We present a conceptual model exploring the process by which employees seek out and process information from their social context in response to victimizing behaviors from their leader....

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What have you done for me lately? Charisma attenuates the decline in U.S. presidential approval over time

Using archival data for a sample of U.S. presidents evidence was found for a honeymoon and hangover effect in approval ratings over time. That is presidential approval tended to be high early in the president's term and decrease over time....

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The effects of crisis, cynicism about change, and value congruence on perceptions of authentic leadership and attributed charisma in the 2008 presidential election

The current study examines leadership in the context of the 2008 presidential election. Longitudinal data were collected across three regions of the United States to yield 414 responses....

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The flight of the eagle: The charismatic leadership of SáCarneiro in Portugal's transition to democracy

This article explores the impact of the leadership of Francisco Sá Carneiro the first leader of the Portuguese Social Democratic Party and Prime Minister in the tumultuous years of Portugal's transition to democracy in the 1970s....

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