American Generalship: Character Is Everything: The Art of Command

By Edgar F. Puryear Jr. | Go to book overview

Contents
Acknowledgmentsvii
Itroductionix
1. Selflessness1
2. Decision: The Essence of Leadership44
3. "Feel" or "Sixth Sense" in Decision Making77
4. Aversion to "Yes Men": Having the Character to Challenge108
5. Books: The Importance of Reading142
6. Mentorship: Guidance, Counseling, Advice, Teaching, and188
Door Opening
7. Consideration236
8. Delegation261
9. Fix the Problem, Not the Blame285
10. Reflective Descriptions of Character301
11. The Pattern338
Index367

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents v
  • Acknowledgments vii
  • Introduction ix
  • Chapter 1: Selflessness 1
  • Notes 41
  • Chapter 2: Decision 44
  • Notes 75
  • Chapter 3: "Feel" or "Sixth Sense" in Decision Making 77
  • Notes 105
  • Chapter 4: Aversion to "Yes Men" 108
  • Notes 140
  • Chapter 5: Books 142
  • Notes 184
  • Chapter 6: Mentorship 188
  • Notes 233
  • Chapter 7: Consideration 236
  • Notes 259
  • Chapter 8: Delegation 261
  • Notes 282
  • Chapter 9: Fix the Problem, Not the Blame 285
  • Notes 299
  • Chapter 10: Reflective Descriptions of Character 301
  • Notes 335
  • Chapter 11: the Pattern 338
  • Notes 362
  • Index 367
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