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Core reading


The following readings should be completed before the session.

  • What is ethical leadership?  » This resource from Villanova University defines ethical leadership as a "form of leadership in which individuals demonstrate conduct for the common good that is acceptable and appropriate in every area of their life". The article discusses both characteristics and impacts of leadership.
  • What is a leader?  » This article describes the concept of a leader and distinguishes it from the concept of a manager.
  • What is ethics?  » A brief introduction to ethical decision-making, and a discussion of the "ethics quick tests" referred to in the Key Issues section of this Module.


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