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HUBRIS RESOURCES

Find out more about hubris in our work and that of other researchers by following these links (click here for a hubris reading list).

BOOKS

ARTICLES

(available from: publisher, open access, or via eugenesadlersmith@icloud.com)

  • Robinson, G.  (2019). Deja-vu: Whose hubris?

  • Sadler-Smith, E., Robinson, G., Akstinaite, V., Wray, TCD. (2018). Hubristic leadership: Understanding the hazard and mitigating the risk. Organizational Dynamics or via Open access  

  • Sadler-Smith, E., Akstinaite, V., Robinson, G., & Wray, TCD.  (2017). Hubristic leadership: A review.  Leadership or via Open access

  • Claxton, G., Owen, D., & Sadler-Smith, E. (2015). Hubris in leadership: A peril of unbridled intuition? Leadership, 11(1): 57-78 or via Open access

VIDEO AND AUDIO

Historian Bettany Hughes considers ideas about hubris across the ages

Lord Owen’s succinct synopsis of Hubris Syndrome

Dr Nassir Ghaemi talks to CNN's Michael Smerconish - hubris and Trump's fitness for high office

Prof Ian Robertson offers insights on the biology and neuropsychology of power.

Prof Peter Garrard on the link between hubris and the words we use

Prof Douglas Cairns discusses the classical origins of hubris (hybris).

Dr Farrah Jarral offers an anthropological perspective on hubris, power and gender.

Dr Atul Gawande’s 2014 Reith Lecture on the problem of hubris in medicine.

Professor Elizabeth ‘Betsy’ Nabel of Harvard Medical School on why being humble matters.

WEB SITES

http://www.daedalustrust.com/  Committed to raising hubris awareness

EXAMPLES OF HUBRIS IN BUSINESS

BP Deepwater Horizon

Carillion

Enron

Lehman Brothers

Royal Bank of Scotland