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    (1) Hollander introduces us to the concept idiosyncrasy credits. What does the concept mean? Explain how a member of a group might accumulate idiosyncracy credits and the role that these credits play in the emergence of a leader.

    (2) What is legitimate power.

    (3) What was the primary objective of Podsakoff and Todor's research?

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    //While writing this paper, the concept of idiosyncrasy credits, which has been introduced by Hollander, will be explained. Followed by this, the role of the credits to the emerging leader will also be explained in the coming part of the paper. Additionally, light will be shed on legitimate power in Hollander case. Finally, primary objective of Podsakoff and Todors research will be identified//

    Hollander introduces us acquainted with a concept known as idiosyncrasy credits. The main notion of Hollander's theory is that, an individual should first conform to the group rules, and then, come up with new ideas, which is one of the most important aspects in Hollander's theory of leadership. The main aim of the leaders in their early stage; is to build up credit with rest of their partners. Credit is one of the most essential aspects, which gives the people legitimacy, to exercise the power over the same group members, and to introduce new norms that are beneficial for the people. Hollander termed idiosyncrasy credits, because according to his perception; the concept may be new and innovative, which is only possessed by a leader. It is a fact, that when an individual builds more ...

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    The response addresses the queries posted in 805 words with references.