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The Psychology of Power

Temptations at the Top

  • Jaap van Ginneken

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
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  11. Back Matter
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About this book

Introduction

The author tests the hypothesis that hubris and the Bathsheba syndrome tend to affect all top leaders, by zooming in on the best known and very highest executives of our own day and age, and examines the psychological forces tugging at the top level of political leadership.

Keywords

corruption executive gender

Authors and affiliations

  • Jaap van Ginneken
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  1. 1.Department of CommunicationsUniversity of AmsterdamThe Netherlands

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