Burns, James MacGregor

(b. 1918) Gen Mgt
U.S. political scientist. Noted in the business sphere for identifying two approaches to leadership, the transactional theory of leadership and the transformational theory of leadership, described in his book Leadership (1978), which has an historical, social, and political perspective.

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  • James MacGregor Burns — (* 3. August 1918 in Boston, Massachusetts) ist ein US amerikanischer Politologe und Historiker. Burns lehrte „Leadership Studies“ und war Woodrow Wilson Professor of Political Science (emeritiert) des Williams College, wo er auch seinen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Duncan MacGregor Crerar — (4 December 1836 or 1837 Amulree, Glenquaich, Perthshire, Scotland 11 March 1916 Crieff, Perthshire, Scotland at age 78 years) was a Scottish poet who spent much of his adult life in western Ontario and New York City, writing sentimental poetry… …   Wikipedia

  • Chummy MacGregor — John Chalmers Chummy MacGregor. John Chalmers MacGregor (1903–1973), better known as Chummy MacGregor, a pianist and composer, was Glenn Miller’s pianist from 1936 1942. He composed the songs Moon Dreams , It Must Be Jelly ( Cause Jam Don t Shake …   Wikipedia

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