Paper Details
Title A Brief Overview of Despotic Leadership Research
AuthorsALEENA MUKARRAM, SAJJAD HUSSAIN and MEHWISH ALI KHAN
Abstract

The present study is an attempt to give a brief overview of despotic leadership research in a chronological order. Starting from the pre-historic era, the study links the concept of despotic leadership with Greek era and explains its existence in other domains which includes sociology and political science. It briefly addresses questions like how despotic leadership evolved from the broader construct of destructive leadership. What are the different types of destructive leaders and how despotic leadership differs from other type? It also covers different consequences of the despotic leadership with multiple themes. The study deeply analyzes the integration of despotic leadership research with multiple behavioral and attitudinal work-related outcomes. Finally, current trends and future directions are proposed for further scientific and logical validation.
Keywords: Despotic leadership, Historical Review, Multiple Dimensions, Current and Future Trends.

Pages 38-55
Volume 10
Issue 1
Part 1
File Name Download (577)
DOI 10.30543/10-1(2021)-5