Embodying the story: Theodore Roosevelt’s conservation leadership

Benjamin W Redekop
  • Leadership, August 2014, SAGE Publishing
  • DOI: 10.1177/1742715014546875

Theodore Roosevelt's Conservation Leadership

What is it about?

This article analyzes Theodore Roosevelt's leadership to conserve the natural environment from the perspective of Howard Gardner's theory of leaders as storytellers. It makes copious use of political cartoons to illustrate the various strands of Roosevelt's leadership identity story.

Why is it important?

This article helps to explain why Roosevelt was so effective as a conservation leader.

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