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    1)Define leadership and briefly describe the three major approaches to studying leadership.

    2)Discuss how managers can limit the effects of political behavior.

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    1) Leadership is the ability to influence employees or followers to work toward a common goal.
    The three major approaches to studying leadership are:
    Trait Approach-under this approach, leaders are held to have several personality traits (such as extroversion) and those common to great leaders are attempted to be identified.
    Behavior Approach-under this approach the common behaviors (such as effective ...

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    The solution describes the three major approaches to studying leadership and explains how management can limit political power within an organization.