Modern Paradigms of Leadership

Charismatic Leadership Theory

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This video segment examines the theory of charismatic leadership which was strongly influenced by Max Weber. It also provides a critical perspective to this approach through a reflective exercise.


  • Leadership
  • Leader
  • Charisma
  • Charismatic leadership
  • Traits
  • Weber
  • Influence
  • Followers
  • Shortcomings

About this video

Christian Harrison
First online
15 January 2020
Online ISBN
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright information
© The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020