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Title Leadership and innovation : a biographical perspective on entrepreneurs in government / edited by Jameson W. Doig and Erwin C. Hargrove
Imprint Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987
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 Euro-Am Studies Lib  353.074 L4697 1987    AVAILABLE    30500100504326
Descript xii, 459 pages ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
"Leadership" and political analysis / Jameson W. Doig and Erwin C. Hargrove -- Part I. Rhetorical leaders -- David Lilienthal and the Tennessee Valley Authority / Erwin C. Hargrove -- Gifford Pinchot creates a Forest Service / John Milton Cooper, Jr. -- Admiral Hyman Rickover : Technological entrepreneurship in the U.S. Navy / Eugene Lewis -- To claim the seas and the skies : Austin Tobin and the Port of New York Authority / Jameson W. Doig -- James Webb and the uses of administrative power / W. Henry Lambright -- Part II. Administrative entrepreneurs -- The politics of art : Nancy Hanks and the National Endowment for the Arts / Margaret Jane Wyszomirski -- Entrepreneurship in public management : Wilbur Cohen and Robert Ball / Theodore R. Marmor -- Elmer Staats and strategic leadership in the legislative branch / Wallace Earl Walker -- Marriner Eccles and leadership in the Federal Reserve System / Donald F. Kettl -- The private sector political entrepreneur : Bernard O'Keefe at EG & G / Martha Wagner Weinberg -- James Forrestal : The tragic end of a successful entrepreneur / Cecilia Stiles Cornell and Melvyn P. Leffler -- Robert McNamara : Success and failure / Deborah Shapley
Looks at diverse styles of government executives and political leaders who dared something new to make a significant contribution
Link Online version: Leadership and innovation. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987 (OCoLC)572365233
Online version: Leadership and innovation. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987 (OCoLC)607739239
Subject Government executives -- United States -- Biography
Political entrepreneurship
Public sector Entrepreneurship
United States
Alt Author Doig, Jameson W
Hargrove, Erwin C
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