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Narcissism at Work

Personality Disorders of Corporate Leaders

Authors: Germain, Marie-Line

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  • Provides a close examination of Narcissistic Personality Disorder and its correlation to career advancement and leadership opportunities
  • Includes workplace-centered case studies of mainstream corporate figures who display narcissistic tendencies 
  • Presents practical techniques peers, subordinates, and human resources professionals can use to address these work situations in productive ways
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This book explores the damaging effects of personality disorders in corporate leaders, particularly in regard to organizational variables including employee productivity, motivation, well-being, retention, and ultimately, the organization’s bottom line. While helping employees recognize and understand the overt and covert characteristics of malignant narcissism, Narcissism at Work offers solutions and coping strategies vital for employees, industrial psychologists, human resource professionals, and organizational leaders in order to optimize business functions and increase employee well-being.

About the authors

Marie-Line Germain is an award-winning Associate Professor of Human Resources and Leadership at Western Carolina University, USA.  Her research and publications focus on employee expertise, mental health in the workplace, and dysfunctional leadership behaviors. She is a Fulbright grant recipient and has extensive experience as a human resource consultant. 

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“In this new book, Germain (Western Carolina Univ.) delves into the experiences of those with narcissistic personality disorders (NPD) in various areas of business, management, and politics. … Summing Up: Highly recommended. Graduate students through professionals.” (T. M. Mckenzie, Choice, Vol. 55 (6), February, 2018)


Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

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  • ISBN 978-3-319-60329-2
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Narcissism at Work
Book Subtitle
Personality Disorders of Corporate Leaders
Authors
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-60330-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-60330-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-60329-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 177
Number of Illustrations
1 b/w illustrations
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