Research Publications

Books

Neck, C. P. and Manz, C. C. Mastering Self-Leadership: Empowering Yourself For Personal Excellence, 5th Edition. Prentice-Hall (2010).

Neck, C. P. Medicine for the Mind: Healing Words to Help You Soar, 3rd edition. McGraw-Hill (2010).

Neck, C. P., and Manz, C. C. Mastering Self-Leadership: Empowering Yourself For Personal Excellence, 4th Edition. Prentice-Hall (2007).

Neck, C. P., Mitchell, T., Manz, C. C., Thompson, E. Fit to Lead: The Proven 8-week Solution for Shaping Up Your Body, Your Mind, and Your Career (2004, St. Martin's Press).

Manz, C. C., and Neck, C. P. Mastering Self-Leadership: Empowering Yourself For Personal Excellence, 3rd Edition. Prentice-Hall (2004).

Manz, C. C., and Neck, C. P. Mastering Self-Leadership: Empowering Yourself for Personal Excellence, 2nd Edition. Prentice-Hall (1999). (This book has been translated into Japanese, Korean, and Italian (8/19/99).

Manz, C. C., Manz, K. K., Marx, R., and Neck, C. P. The Wisdom of Solomon at Work: Ancient Virtues for Living and Leading Today. Berrett-Koehler (April 2001). (This book was featured in The Wall Street Journal (7/30/01); and has been translated into German.)

Manz, C. C., Neck, C. P., Mancuso, J., and Manz, K. For Team Members Only: Making Your Workplace Team Productive and Hassle-Free. Amacom (1997).

Neck, C. P. Medicine For The Mind: Healing Words To Help You Soar. McGraw-Hill (2007, 1996).

Book Chapters

Houghton, J. D., Neck, C. P., Manz, C. C., "Self-Leadership and Superleadership: The Heart and Art of Creating Shared Leadership in Teams." In C. L. Pearce and J. A. Conger (Eds.), Shared Leadership: Reframing the How's and Why's of Leadership: Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications (2003, 123-140).

Lovelace, K., Neck, C., & Manz, C., "Virtual Team Fitness: Enhancing Team Performance Through Team Member Health." In M. Beyerlein, D. Johnson, and S. Beyerlein (Eds.), Advances in Interdisciplinary Studies of Work Teams: Virtual Teams (Vol. 8). Greenwich, CN: JAI Press (2001, 215-238).

Neck, C. P., Manz, C. C., and Anand, V., "Self-Managing Teams In A Crystal Ball: Future Directions for Self-Managing Team Research and Practice." In M. Beyerlein (Ed.), Work Teams: Past, Present, and Future. Holland: Kluwer Academic Publishers (2000, 311-322).

Smith, W. J., Casino, S., and Neck C. P., "Influence Within Self-Managing Teams: A Conceptual Examination of the Effects of Content and Context Factors On Training Enrollment Decisions." In M. Beyerlein, D. Johnson, and S. Beyerlein (Eds.), Advances in Interdisciplinary Studies of Work Teams (Vol.6). Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press (2000, 73-90).

Neck, C. P., and Manz, C. C., "In Search Of The Self-Led Soldier: Army Leadership For The 21st Century." In. J. Hunt and R. Phillips (Eds.), Out-of-The-Box Leadership: Transforming the 21st century Army and Other Top-Performing Organizations . Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press (1999, 153-176).

Neck, C. P., "The Rest of the Self-Leadership Story." In and F. Dansereau and F. Yammarino (Eds.), Leadership: The Multiple Level Approaches. Stamford, Connecticut: JAI Press (1998, 221-228).

Manz, K. P., Mancuso, J., Manz, C. C., and Neck, C. P., "The ABC's Of Team Membership: A Team Activity." In G. Parker (Ed.), Handbook of Best Practices For Teams, Volume 2. Amherst, MA: Human Resource Development Press (1998, 29-33).

Neck, C. P., Connerley, M., and Manz, C. C., "Family Therapy Meets Self-Managing Teams: Toward a Continuum of Self-Managing Team Development." In M. Beyerlein, D. Johnson, and S. Beyerlein (Eds.), Advances in Interdisciplinary Studies of Work Teams (Vol.4). Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press (1997, 193-216).

Manz, C. C., and Neck, C. P., "Employee Empowerment." In L. Peters, S. Youngblood, and C. Greer (Eds.),Blackwell Dictionary of HumanResource Management. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Blackwell Publishers (1997, 92-93). {Reprinted in Blackwell Encyclopedia of Management, Cooper and C. Arygris (Eds.), Blackwell Publishers, (In Press)}.

Neck, C. P., Stewart, G., and Manz, C. C., "Self-Leaders Within Self-Leading Teams: Toward an Optimal Equilibrium." In M. Beyerlein, D. Johnson, and S. Beyerlein (Eds.), Advances in Interdisciplinary Studies of Work Teams (Vol. 3). Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press (1996, 43-65).

Neck, C. P., and Manz, C. C., "Total Leadership Quality: Integrating Employee Self-Leadership and Total Quality Management." In D. Fedor and S. Ghosh (Eds.), Advances in the Management of Organization Quality(Vol. 1). Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press (1996, 39-77).

Moorhead, G., and Neck, C. P. "Groupthink Reexamined: The Critical Role of the Leader in Effective Decision Making." In A. Kieser, G. Reber, and R. Wunderer (Eds.), The German Handbook of Leadership. Germany: Verlag Stuttgart (1995, 1130-1139).

Referred Journal Articles

Houghton, J. D., Neck, C. P., Cooper, K. H., "Nutritious Food Intake: A New Competitive Advantage for Organizations?" International Journal of Workplace Health Management, 2009, 2, 161-179.

Dennis, B., D' Intino, R. S., Houghton, J. D., Neck, C. P., and Boyles, T., "Corporate Social Performance and the Resource Based View," Global Business and Organizational Excellence, 2008, 27 (2): 26-41.

D' Intino, R. S., Boyles, T., Neck, C. P., and Hall, J., "Visionary Entrepreneurial Leadership in the Aircraft Industry: The Boeing Company Legacy," Journal of Management History, 2008, 14 (1): 39-54.

Neck, H. M., Gerde, V. W., Neck, Christopher, P., "Teaching Entrepreneurial Mindset: Lessons From Dead Poets' Society," International Journal of Entrepreneurship Education m 2007, 5: 175-192.

D'Intino, R. S., Houghton, J. D., Neck, C. P., and Goldsby, M. G., "Self-Leadership: A Process for Entrepreneurial Success," Journal of Leadership and Organizational Studies, 2007, 13 (4): 105-120.

Koerber, C. B., and Neck, C. P., "Religion in the workplace and fraud: A response to Albrecht," Journal of Management, Spirituality and Religion, 2007, 4 (1): 44-53.

Koerber, C. B., and Neck, C. P., "Religion in the workplace: Implications for financial fraud and organizational decision making," Journal of Management, Spirituality and Religion, 2007, 3(4): 305-317.

Manz, C. C., Manz, K. P., Marx, R., D., and Neck, C. P., "The Wisdom of Solomon at Work: Ancient Virtues for Living and Leading Today," Executive Excellence (In Press).

Manz, C. C., Neck, C. P., and Houghton, J., "Self-Leadership: The First Step Towards Becoming an Effective Leader," EuroForum (In Press).

Goldsby, M. G., Burton, B., Grana, P., and Neck, C. P., "Business Ethics Versus Economics: The Ideological Foundations of the Debate," International Journal of Organizational Analysis, 2007, 14, (1), 67-83.

Goldsby, M. G., Kuratko, D. F., Hornsby, J. S., Houghton, J. D., and Neck, C. P., "Social Cognition and Corporate Entrepreneurship: A Framework for Enhancing the Role of Middle Level Managers," International Journal of Leadership Studies, 2006, 2 (1), 17-35.

Neck, C. P., and Houghton, J. D., "Two Decades of Self-Leadership Theory and Research: Past Developments, Present Trends, and Future Possibilities," Journal of Managerial Psychology (special issue on self-leadership, guest editor: Christopher Neck) (2006, 21 (4) 270-295). (Note: This paper received the "Emerald Literati Network 2007 Highly Commended Award." This award is nominated by the editor for one of the three outstanding articles to appear in this journal for the past year.)

Houghton, J. D., Bonham, T. W., Neck, C. P., Singh, K., "The Relationship Between Self-Leadership and Personality: A Comparison of Hierarchical Factor Structures," Journal of Managerial Psychology, 2004, 19 (4), 427-441.

Manz, C. C., Manz, K. P., Marx, R. D., and Neck, C. P., "Spiritual Beliefs and Scholarship: A Journey With the Wisdom of Solomon," Management Communications Quarterly, 2004, 17 (4), 611-620.

Neck, C. P., Nouri, H., and Godwin, J., "How Self-Leadership Affects the Goal Setting Process," Human Resource Management Review, 2004, 13, 691-707.

Offstein, E., and Neck, C. P., "From Acing the Test to Touching Base: The Sports Metaphor in the Classroom," Business Communications Quarterly , 2003, 66 (4), 23-35.

VanSandt, C. V., and Neck, C. P., "Bridging Ethics and Self-Leadership: Overcoming Ethical Discrepancies Between Employee and Organizational Standards," Journal of Business Ethics, 2003, 43, 363-387.

Houghton, J. D., Anand, V., Neck, C. P., "Toward a Framework of Corporate Merger Processes and Outcomes: A Behavioral Perspective," International Journal of Public Administration, 2003, 26, 97-117.

Houghton, J. D., Neck, C. P., Manz, C. C., "'We Think We Can, We Think We Can, We Think We Can: The Impact of Thinking Patterns and Self-efficacy on Work Team Sustainability," Team Performance Management 2003, 9, 31-41.

Koerber, C., and Neck, C. P., "Groupthink and Sports: An Application of Whyte's Model," International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 2003, 15, 20-28.

Houghton, J. D., and Neck, C. P., "The Revised Self-Leadership Questionnaire: Testing a Hierarchical Factor Structure for Self-Leadership," Journal of Managerial Psychology, 2002, 17, 672-691.

Bishop, J.W., Goldsby, M.G., and Neck, C. P., "Who goes? Who Cares? Who Stays? Who Wants To?: The Role of Contingent Workers and Corporate Layoff Practices," Journal of Managerial Psychology, 2002, 17 (4), 298-315.

Krishnakumar, S., and Neck, C. P., "The 'What,' 'Why,' and 'How' of Spirituality in the Workplace," Journal of Managerial Psychology, 2002, 17 (3), 153-164.

Recker, G., Goldsby, M.G., and Neck, C. P., "Organizational Survival Within a Declining Industry: An Analysis of a Single Sex Boarding School," International Journal of Educational Management, 2002, 16 (3), 137-143.

Goldsby, M. G., Neck, C. P., and Koerber, C. P., "Acquiring The Eye Of The Tiger: Attaining And Maintaining Executive Health," Journal of Managerial Psychology, 2001, 16 (5), 390-400.

Neck, C. P., Mitchell, T. L., Manz, C. C., Cooper, K. H., and Thompson, E. C., "Fit To Lead: Is Fitness the Key To Effective Executive Leadership?" Journal of Managerial Psychology , 2000, 15 (8), 833-840.

Smith, W. J., Harrington, K.V., and Neck, C. P., "Resolving Conflict with Humor in a Diversity Context," Journal of Managerial Psychology, 2000, 15 (6), 606-625.

Edwards, T. M., and Neck, C. P., "The I-MAC Teaching Model for Beginning Family Science Instructors," Family Science Review, 2000, 13 (1), 14-30.

Neck, C. P., and Cooper, K. H., "The Fit Executive: Exercise and Diet Guidelines for Enhanced Performance," Academy of Management Executive, 2000, 14 (2), 72-83.

Neck, C. P., and Ashcraft, R. F., "Inner Leadership: Mental Strategies for Nonprofit Staff Members," Nonprofit World Journal, 2000, 18 (3), 27-30.

Neck, C. P., Neck, H. M., Manz, C. C., and Godwin J., "I Think I Can, I Think I Can: A Self-Leadership Perspective Toward Enhancing Entrepreneur Thought Patterns, Self-Efficacy, and Performance," Journal of Managerial Psychology, 1999, 14, 477-501.

Goldsby, M.G., Neck, C. P., and Gerde, V. W., "Inner Leadership: A Social Learning-Based Approach Toward Enhanced Ethical Decision Making," Teaching Business Ethics, 1999, 2, 229-247.

Neck, C. P., Connerley, M., Zuniga, C., and Goel, S., "Family Therapy Meets Self-Managing Teams: Explaining Self-Managing Teams' Performance Through Team Members' Perceptions," Journal of Applied Behavioral Science, 1999, 35, 245-259

Godwin, J., Neck, C. P., and Houghton, J., "The Impact of Thought Self-Leadership on Individual Goal Performance: A Cognitive Perspective," Journal of Management Development , 1999, 18, 153-169. {This paper received the Citation of Excellence from ANBAR Electronic Intelligence. This award is made to less than 10% of all authors whose work is reviewed within the ANBAR International Database (containing more than 90,000 pieces from over 400 of the world's top Management journals).}

Dennis, B., Neck, C. P., and Goldsby, M., "Body Shop International: An Exploration of Corporate Social Responsibility," Management Decision, 1998, 36, 649-653.

Neck, C. P., Manz, C. C., and Manz, K. P., "Become a Super Team Leader By Leading Team Members To Lead Themselves," Thrust For Educational Leadership, 1998, 28 (2), 26-29.

Neck, C. P., Ashcraft, R., and VanSandt, C., "Employee Self-Leadership: Enhancing the Effectiveness of Nonprofits," International Journal of Organization Theory and Behavior, 1998, 1, 521-552.

Godwin, J., and Neck, C. P., "Desired Transformational Leadership Behaviors in a Religious Organization: Analysis by Hierarchical Organizational Level," International Journal of Organization Theory and Behavior, 1998, 1, 163-180.

Dennis, B., Neck, C. P., and Goldsby, M., "The Scoop on Ben & Jerry's Inc: An Examination of Corporate Social Responsibility," Journal of Managerial Psychology, 1998, 13, 387-393.

Moorhead, G., Neck, C. P., and West, M. "The Tendency Toward Defective Decision Making Within Self-Managing Teams: The Relevance Of Groupthink For The 21st Century," Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 1998, 73, 327-351.

Echols, A., and Neck, C. P., "The Impact of Behaviors and Structure on Corporate Entrepreneurial Success," Journal of Managerial Psychology, 1998, 13, 38-46.

Neck, C. P., Neck, H.M., and Manz, C. C., "Thought Self-Leadership: Mind Management for Entrepreneurs," Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship, 1997, 2, 25-36.

Neck, C. P., Smith, W., and Godwin, J., "Thought Self-Leadership: A Self-Regulatory Approach to Diversity Management," Journal of Managerial Psychology, 1997, 12, 190-203.

Neck, C. P., "Thought Self-Leadership: A Self-Regulatory Approach Towards Overcoming Resistance to Organizational Change," International Journal of Organizational Analysis, 1996, 4, 202-216.

Neck, C. P., "Letterman or Leno: A Groupthink Analysis of Successive Decisions Made By The National Broadcasting Company (NBC)," Journal of Managerial Psychology, 1996, 11, 3-17.

Neck, C. P., and Edwards, T. "Thought Self-Leadership: Cognitive Strategies For Managerial Effectiveness," Management Research News, 1996, 10, 1-8.

Neck, C. P., and Manz, C. C., "Thought Self-Leadership: The Impact of Mental Strategies Training on Employee Cognition, Behavior, and Affect," Journal of Organizational Behavior, 1996, 17, 445-467.

Godwin, J. L., and Neck, C. P., "Researcher Projection Revisited: A Response to Kahn," Journal of Applied Behavioral Science, 1996, 32, 323-331.

Neck, C. P., Godwin, J. L., and Spencer, E., "Understanding Researcher 'Projection' in Interpreting Case Study Data: The South Canyon Fire Tragedy," Journal of Applied Behavioral Science, 1996, 32, 48-61.

Neck, C. P., "Self-Managing Your Mind: Mental Strategies for Internal Auditors," Internal Auditor, 1996, June, 60-63.

Neck, C. P., and Manz, C. C., "Beyond Traditional Teaching: Facilitating Power Point Learning Through SuperLeadership," Journal of Managerial Psychology, 1996, 11, 22-30.

Neck, C. P., and Bedeian, A., "Frederick W. Taylor, J. Maunsell White III, and the Matthew Effect: The Rest of the Story," Journal of Management History, 1996, 2, 20-25.

Neck, C. P., and Barnard, A. W. H., "Managing Your Mind: What Are You Telling Yourself," Educational Leadership, 1996, 53 (6), 24-27.

Neck, C. P., Stewart, G., and Manz, C. C., "Thought Self-Leadership as a Framework for Enhancing the Performance of Performance Appraisers," Journal of Applied Behavioral Science, 1995, 31, 278-302.

Neck, C. P., and Moorhead G. "Groupthink Remodeled: The Importance of Leadership, Time Pressure, and Methodical Decision-Making Procedures," Human Relations, 1995, 48, 537-557.

Neck, C. P., and Manz, C. C. "Win/Win Research in the Field: An Innovative Method Without An Innovative Methodology," Journal of Managerial Psychology, 1995, 10, 24-30. (This paper received the Outstanding Paper Award for the best paper in this journal for the 1995 year---Selected by the Editor and Editorial Advisory Board.)

Goel, S., Manz, C. C., Neck, C. P., and Neck, H. M., "Beyond Traditional Leadership: Leading Others to Lead Themselves," Journal of Leadership Studies 1995, 2, 81-92.

Manz, C. C., and Neck, C. P., "Teamthink: Beyond the Groupthink Syndrome in Self-Managing Work Teams," Journal of Managerial Psychology, 1995, 10, 7-15. (Reprinted in Team Performance Management, 1997, 3, 19-32.)

Neck, C. P., and Milliman, J. F. "Thought Self-Leadership: Finding Spiritual Fulfillment In Organizational Life," Journal of Managerial Psychology, 1994, 9, 9-16.

Neck, C. P., and Manz, C. C. "From Groupthink to Teamthink: Toward the Creation of Constructive Thought Patterns in Self-Managing Work Teams," Human Relations, 1994, 47, 929-952.

Neck, C. P., and Manz, C. C. "Thought Self-Leadership: The Influence of Self-Talk and Mental Imagery on Performance," Journal of Organizational Behavior, 1992, 13, 681-699.

Neck, C. P., and Moorhead, G. "Jury Deliberations in The Trial of U.S. v. John Delorean: A Case Analysis of Groupthink Avoidance and an Enhanced Framework," Human Relations, 1992, 45, 1077-1091.

Manz, C. C., and Neck, C. P. "Inner Leadership: Creating Productive Thought Patterns," Academy of Management Executive, 1991, 5, 87-95.

Manz, C. C., and Neck, C. P. "Harnessing Mental Powers Through Inner Self-Leadership," Executive Excellence, 1991, 8, 15.

Moorhead, G., Ference, R. and Neck, C. P. "Group Decision Fiascoes Continue: Space Shuttle Challenger and a Revised Framework,"Human Relations, 1991, 44, 539-550. (Reprinted in Reading in Social Psychology: General, Classic, and Contemporary Selections (2nd Edition), 1993, by Wayne Lesko.)

Jennings, M. M., and Neck, C. P. "The Wild Card in Complex Business Litigation -- The Jury," Commercial Law Journal, 1991, 96, 45-58.

Shipper, F., and Neck, C. P. "Subordinates' Observations: Feedback for Management Development," Human Resource Development Quarterly, 1990, 1, 371-385.


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