Research and Resources

Selected Publications


Books
Fairholm
, Matthew R.  2013.  Putting Your Values to Work:  Becoming the Leaders Others Want to Follow
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anta Barbara, CA:  Praeger.
January 11, 2016 update:  Amazon Rank #226 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Business & Money > Management & Leadership > Management > Management Skills

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yS7OlAVjQSs
Fairholm, Matthew R. and Gilbert W. Fairholm. 2009. Understanding Leadership Perspectives:  Theoretical and PracticalApproaches. New York: Springer Publishers. 

July 22, 2016 update:  Amazon Rank #11 in Books > Medical Books > Psychology > Occupational & Organizational

July 22, 2016 update: Amazon Rank #21 in Books > Health, Fitness & Dieting > Psychology & Counseling > Occupational & Organizational

July 22, 2016 update: Amazon Rank #33 in Books > Business & Money > Business Culture > Ethics

January 21, 2016 update: Amazon Rank #41 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Health, Fitness & Dieting > Counseling & Psychology > Occupational & Organizational

January 21, 2016 update:  Amazon Rank #73 in Kindle Store > Kindle eBooks > Business and Money > Management and Leadership > Management > Human Resources and Personnel Management

 
Sample Articles
  • Fairholm, Matthew R. and Gilbert W. Fairholm (forthcoming 2016), “Fear and Hate in Modern Organizations: Leadership Tactics to Counter Their Effects.” In Agata Stachowicz-Stanusch and Gianluigi Mangia, eds, Organization Social Irresponsibility:  Individual Behaviors And Organizational Practices. Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing.
  • Fairholm, Matthew R. (2016). “Revitalizing the Spirit of Management Training.”  International Journal of Technology and Educational Marketing, 6(1), 1-18. DOI: 10.4018/IJTEM.2016010101- invited
  • Fairholm, Matthew R. and Taylor W. Gronau (2015), “Spiritual Leadership in the Work of Public Administrators,” Journal of Management, Spirituality & Religion. 12(4), 354-373.  (http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14766086.2015.1060516)
  • Fairholm, Mathew R. and Taylor Gronau. 2013.  Six Practical Reminders for Leading Policy Implementation.” Public Management 93(5), p. 12-15.
  • Fairholm, Matthew R. and Bryan Dettrey. 2012. Safety and Protection:  Compilation of Survey Results in the Vermillion Community.  Vermillion Police Department:  Vermillion, SD.
  • Skaff, Michelle, Joe Maffit, and Matthew R. Fairholm. 2012.  “Mighty Mo Flood” PA Times, American Society for Public Administration, April/May/June 2012, Vol 35 (2), p. 1, 2, and 6.
  • Fairholm, Matthew R. and Gilbert W. Fairholm (2012).  Reinventing Management Training: How Spiritual Values Change the Practice of Modern Management and of Managerial Education.” In Charles Wankel and Agata Stanusch, eds, Handbook of Research on Teaching Ethics in Business and Management Education, pp. 16-38. Hershey, PA: IGI Global.
  • Nordyke, Shane, William Anderson, Daniel Palmer, Richard Braunstein, and Matthew R. Fairholm (2011).  “A Non-traditional PhD Program in a Traditional World: A Story of Blended Strategies and Students.” Journal of Political Science Education, 7(3), p. 275-294.
  • Fairholm, Matthew R. 2010. “Why a Rational Move Toward “Governance” May Destroy the Soul of Public Administration:  Or Why Governance Isn’t Concerned with Government Anymore.” In T. Brandsen, and M. Holzer, eds, The Future of Governance: Selected Papers from the Fifth Transatlantic Dialogue on Public Administration. National Center for Public Performance:  Newark, New Jersey.
  • Fairholm, Matthew R. and Card, Michael. 2009. “Perspectives of Strategic Thinking: From Controlling Chaos to Embracing It.” Journal of Management & Organization, 15(1), article 2.
  • Fairholm, Matthew R. 2009. “Leadership and Organizational Strategy.” The Innovation Journal: The Public Sector Innovation Journal, Volume 14(1), article 3.
  • Fairholm, Matthew R. 2008. “Trans-Leadership:  Linking Influential Theory and Contemporary Research.”  In Morse, Rick and Terry Buss, eds, Transforming Public Leadership for the 21st Century.  M.E. Sharpe Publishers: Armonk, New York.
  • Fairholm, Matthew R. 2007 – PAR/ASPA Reprint.  “Different Perspectives in the Practice of Leadership.” In Van Wart, Montgomery and Lisa Dicke, eds, Administrative Leadership in The Public Sector.  M.E. Sharpe Publishers: Armonk, New York.
  • Card, Michael A and Matthew R. Fairholm.  2007.  “What MPAs Tell Us They Value After They Leave Us."  PA Times, American Society for Public Administration, October 2007, Vol 30 (10), p. 6-7. Education Supplement.
  • Fairholm, Matthew R.  2006.  “Leadership Theory and Practice in the MPA Curriculum:  Reasons and Methods.” Journal of Public Affairs Education, 12(3), p. 335-346. 
  • Fairholm, Matthew R.  2006. “I Know It When I See It:  Leadership in Local Government.”  Public Management, 88(9), p. 10-15.
  • Fairholm, Matthew R., Kari J. Moe, Natalie K. Houghtby-Haddon, and Lisa B. Feldman.  2004.  “Lessons Learned:  Assessing the District of Columbia’s Certified Public Management Program.”  Public Administration Quarterly, 28 (3), p. 335-362.
  • Fairholm, Matthew R. 2004.  “Different Perspectives in the Practice of Leadership.”  Public Administration Review, 64 (5), p. 577-590. (as of March 2008, 33rd most accessed article in past 5 years)
  • Fairholm, Matthew R. 2004. “A New Sciences Outline for Leadership Development.”  Leadership and Organizational Development Journal, 25 (4), p. 369-383.
  • Fairholm, Mathew R.  2003.  “Leading with Spirit in Public Organizations.”  PA Times. American Society for Public Administration.  November 2003, 26(11), p. 4.
  • Fairholm, Matthew R. and Gilbert W. Fairholm.  2000.  “Leadership Amid the Constraints of Trust.”  Leadership and Organizational Development Journal, Volume 21(2), p. 102 – 109.
  • Fairholm, Matthew R.  2002. Leading from the Middle:  The Power and Influence of Middle Leaders. The Public Manager, 30(4), p. 17-22.
  • Fairholm, Matthew R. 2002.  Defining Leadership:  A Review of Past, Present, and Future Ideas.  Monograph Series. Center for Excellence in Municipal Management: Washington, DC.
  • Fairholm, Matthew R.  2002.  Integrated Leadership Development Trajectory:  Concept and Practice.  Center for Excellence in Municipal Management:  Washington, DC. (Working Paper Series)
  • Fairholm, Matthew R.  2002.  Sidebars, Squirms, and Subtle Distracters:  Leadership in a Volunteer Steering Committee.  Center for Excellence in Municipal Management:  Washington, DC. (Working Paper Series)
  • Fairholm, Matthew R.  2001.  The Four V’s of Leadership.  Center for Excellence in Municipal Management:  Washington, DC. (Working Paper Series)
  • Fairholm, Matthew R.  2001.  The Themes and Theory of Leadership: James MacGregor Burns and Moral Leadership.  Center for Excellence in Municipal Management:  Washington, DC. (Working Paper Series)
  • Fairholm, Matthew R.  2000.  Leadership Principles and Technologies:  The Philosophy of Leadership Informed by the Science of Complexity, Chaos, and Quantum Physics.  Center for Excellence in Municipal Management:  Washington, DC. (Working Paper Series)
  • Fairholm, Matthew R.  2000.  “Reclaiming Leadership in Public Administration.”  PA Times.  American Society for Public Administration.  July 2000, 23(7), Special Section.
  • Fairholm, Matthew R.  1999.  “Case Study Response.”  Public Productivity Management Review, 23(2) pp. 237-38.
  • Fairholm, Matthew R.  1992.  “’Blows and the Blues Mixed:’ Jazz and the African-American Identity.”  Insight: Views from the Margin, (Winter 1992), pp. 7-10.

Leadership Ideas and Information (by no means comprehensive...)

Thought Pieces and Working Papers
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Defining Leadership A Review of Past, Present, and Future Ideas

The Fours V's of Leadership

The Themes and Theory of Leadership James MacGregor Burns and the Philosophy of Leadership
 

Sidebars, Squirms, and Subtle Distracters: Leadership Interactions in a Volunteer Steering
Committee

Sample of Leadership Journals

Leadership Quarterly

Leadership and Organizational Development Journal

Journal of Leadership and Organizational Studies

Journal of Organizational and Change Management

 

Links to Leadership Information (provided as useful sites, no endorsement necessarily intended)  

Academic and Training Centers

W.O. Farber Center for Civic Leadership

Center for Excellence in Public Leadership

Contemporary Executive Development

Center for Creative Leadership

Drucker Foundation

Center for Public Leadership

Leadership Studies Center

James MacGregor Burns Academy of Leadership

Leadershape

 

Leadership Sites with Further Links

ASPA Leadership Resources

Big Dog's Leadership Links

Leadership Interest Research Group

Leader-Values

National Clearinghouse for Leadership Programs

LeadershipInfo.Net

Leadership Now

 

Leadership Articles / Professional Journals

Leadership Digest

Leadership Articles

CEO Series

 

 

 

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