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Types of Leadership Power

Opinion on what similarities and differences exist between charismatic and other types of leaders?
160-180 words

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French and Raven (1960) introduced the types of power, and looking a their original work might be helpful, so I have provided a reference for you.

The types of leaders they identified used different types of power, which are:

1. Legitimate power comes from the pecking order.
2. Reward power comes from the ability to write a pay check or give ...

Solution Summary

In response to an inquiry about charismatic leaders, this entry describes the leadership styles identified by French and Raven and explains how charismatic power is superior to other types of power.