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Moral Leadership in Action Building and Sustaining Moral Competence in European Organizations (New Horizons in Leadership Studies Series) by Heidi Von Weltzien Hoivik

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Published by Edward Elgar Pub .
Written in English


  • International business,
  • Ownership & organization of enterprises,
  • Personnel & human resources management,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Europe,
  • Leadership,
  • Management - General

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11906692M
ISBN 101843763338
ISBN 109781843763338

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