Environmental and Spiritual Leadership: Tracing the Synergies from an Organizational Perspective [Book Review]

Journal of Business Ethics 103 (4):553-565 (2011)
  Copy   BIBTEX


This article presents some synergies that appear to exist in the conceptualization of environmental and spiritual leadership. After some discussion of the contexts in which environmental and spiritual leadership have arisen, the author identifies some commonalities in the underpinning values and associated discourse adopted in the literature to describe these two concepts. Common values include notions of the common and social good, stewardship, sustainability, servanthood, calling, meaning, and connectedness. The article also draws attention to the way that historical and cultural factors have contributed to some overlapping in the conceptual development of spirit and environment. Finally, avenues for demonstrating and embedding both spiritual and environmental leadership into organizations are explored



    Upload a copy of this work     Papers currently archived: 74,635

External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server

Through your library

Similar books and articles

Can Spiritual Leadership Lead Us Not Into Temptation?Elaine F. Tombaugh - 2009 - Business and Professional Ethics Journal 28 (1-4):95-119.
Leadership, Moral Development, and Citizenship Behavior.Jill W. Graham - 1995 - Business Ethics Quarterly 5 (1):43-54.
Leadership Ethics: Mapping the Territory.Joanne B. Ciulla - 1995 - Business Ethics Quarterly 5 (1):5-28.


Added to PP

34 (#341,201)

6 months
1 (#419,510)

Historical graph of downloads
How can I increase my downloads?