Project examined the cross-cultural generalizability of a model for leadership emergence based on the rugged landscape self-organization and the swallowtail catastrophe. Twelve groups of eight Chilean university students played the Island Commission game and rated each other on leadership behavior at the end of the one-hour activity. Analysis confirmed the replication of dynamical structure and critical points obtained previously from a U.S. sample.
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Zaror, G., Guastello, S.J. Self-Organization and Leadership Emergence: A Cross-Cultural Replication. Nonlinear Dynamics Psychol Life Sci 4, 113–119 (2000). https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1009572013581
- rugged landscape
- swallowtail catastrophe
- South America