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Leadership and Diversity

Servants of the People: the 1960's Legacy of African American Leadership.
By Lea Williams.
· This book follows the lives of six civil rights leaders who embodied the qualities of servant leadership: A. Philip Randolph, Frederick D. Patterson, Thurgood Marshall, Whitney M. Young, Adam Clayton Powell Jr. and Fannie Lou Hamer.

The Female Advantage: Women's Ways of Leadership.
Doubleday Publishers, 1995.
By Sally Helgesen.
· Observations on leadership by four women leaders, discussing the differences in the way women, in contrast to men, manage and lead, and the strengths found in these differences.

The New Leaders: Leadership Diversity in America.
San Francisco: Jossey-Bass Publishers, 1996.
By Ann M. Morrison.
· Using 16 organizations as examples, the author explores those practices that encourage and those that discourage the advancement of women and people of color in the workplace, and discusses the benefits of valuing diversity.