Accession Number:

ADA031224

Title:

Leadership and Social Exchange Processes.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

STATE UNIV OF NEW YORK AT BUFFALO DEPT OF PSYCHOLOGY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

32.0

Abstract:

Leadership as a field of investigation is reviewed with attention to its place as an influence process. Consideration is given to elements of social exchange in leadership, three types being identified the transactional, dealing most directly with leader-follower exchanges of reward in the aggregate system progress, involving the input-output effectiveness of the group or organization in the task environment seen, as locomotion toward a goal and individual enhancement, concerning the followers sense of equity, justice, and personal achievement, within the broader collective goal or goals. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE