The Resource The spellbinders : charismatic political leadership, Ann Ruth Willner

The spellbinders : charismatic political leadership, Ann Ruth Willner

Label
The spellbinders : charismatic political leadership
Title
The spellbinders
Title remainder
charismatic political leadership
Statement of responsibility
Ann Ruth Willner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author examines power of charisma in political leadership and its consequences in the history of the 20th century including Gandhi, Hitler, Castro, Franklin Roosevelt, Sukarno, the Ayatollah Khomeini, and Mussolini
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Willner, Ann Ruth
Index
index present
LC call number
HM141
LC item number
.W523 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political leadership
  • Charisma (Personality trait)
  • Leadership
  • Charisma (Personality trait)
  • Political leadership
  • Sociale stratificatie
  • Leiderschap
  • Politiek
Label
The spellbinders : charismatic political leadership, Ann Ruth Willner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Clarifying the concept of political charisma -- Core characteristics -- Dispelling some common confusions -- Political charisma: virtuous or wicked? -- Contemporary charisma: real or counterfeit? -- Charisma: personality or perceptions? -- Charisma as leadership and/or authority -- Identifying charismatic political leaders -- The leader as god or savior -- The leader as seer or magician -- He says unto us -- Indicators of emotional commitment -- Evidence and interpretation -- Charismatics and probable charismatics -- Consort charisma and the passionate charismatic -- Marginals and misnomers -- Political charisma: contexts and catalysts -- Social crisis and psychic distress -- Psychological susceptibility -- Doctrine, message, or mission -- The leader as catalyst -- Charismatic legitimation: the invocation of myth -- Sukarno as mythic warrior and semidivine lover -- Castro as the apostle returned -- Sukarno as universal monarch -- The Ayatollah Khomeini and the once and future Imam -- Charismatic conversion: heroes, saviors, and miracles -- Hitler as hero of the Rhine -- Mussolini as defiant restorer of honor -- Roosevelt as savior from fear and want -- Gandhi and the conquest of self and other -- Charismatic legitimation: the prodigies of person -- Sukarno and sexuality -- Gandhi and abstinence -- Some attributes in awesome measure -- The rhetoric of charismatic invocation -- Roosevelt and the great tradition -- The folk tradition -- Landon and Roosevelt: the plain phrase versus the founding myth -- Willkie and Roosevelt: the boardroom versus the arena of history -- Political strategies in aid of charisma -- Invocation of the glorious past -- The Demigod steps down -- The eclat of innovation -- The suspense tactic -- Organizational overlap and competition -- The impact and legacy of political charisma -- Charisma and the road to power -- Charisma and the consolidation of power -- Charisma in aid of purpose and policy -- The limits of political charisma -- The legacy of political charisma -- Appendix: Weber and charisma as concept and theory
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 212 pages
Isbn
9780300028096
Lccn
83005914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09392895
  • (OCoLC)ocm09392895
Label
The spellbinders : charismatic political leadership, Ann Ruth Willner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Clarifying the concept of political charisma -- Core characteristics -- Dispelling some common confusions -- Political charisma: virtuous or wicked? -- Contemporary charisma: real or counterfeit? -- Charisma: personality or perceptions? -- Charisma as leadership and/or authority -- Identifying charismatic political leaders -- The leader as god or savior -- The leader as seer or magician -- He says unto us -- Indicators of emotional commitment -- Evidence and interpretation -- Charismatics and probable charismatics -- Consort charisma and the passionate charismatic -- Marginals and misnomers -- Political charisma: contexts and catalysts -- Social crisis and psychic distress -- Psychological susceptibility -- Doctrine, message, or mission -- The leader as catalyst -- Charismatic legitimation: the invocation of myth -- Sukarno as mythic warrior and semidivine lover -- Castro as the apostle returned -- Sukarno as universal monarch -- The Ayatollah Khomeini and the once and future Imam -- Charismatic conversion: heroes, saviors, and miracles -- Hitler as hero of the Rhine -- Mussolini as defiant restorer of honor -- Roosevelt as savior from fear and want -- Gandhi and the conquest of self and other -- Charismatic legitimation: the prodigies of person -- Sukarno and sexuality -- Gandhi and abstinence -- Some attributes in awesome measure -- The rhetoric of charismatic invocation -- Roosevelt and the great tradition -- The folk tradition -- Landon and Roosevelt: the plain phrase versus the founding myth -- Willkie and Roosevelt: the boardroom versus the arena of history -- Political strategies in aid of charisma -- Invocation of the glorious past -- The Demigod steps down -- The eclat of innovation -- The suspense tactic -- Organizational overlap and competition -- The impact and legacy of political charisma -- Charisma and the road to power -- Charisma and the consolidation of power -- Charisma in aid of purpose and policy -- The limits of political charisma -- The legacy of political charisma -- Appendix: Weber and charisma as concept and theory
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 212 pages
Isbn
9780300028096
Lccn
83005914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09392895
  • (OCoLC)ocm09392895

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