LEADERSHIP EMERGENCE By N., Sam M.S. - 691 The process during which a leader is recognized by their peers as the leader of a firmly leaderless group. See emergent leader. LEADERSHIP EMERGENCE: "In leaderless groups, leadership emergence typically occurs among the more confident members." Related Psychology Terms ADOLESCENCE (Theories) CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY OSS ASSESSMENT TESTS DOMINANCE RELATIONSHIP Hitler and Conformity SOCIAL NORM (Group Norms) ESTHETICS DREAM-STATE (D-STATE, REM- STATE) Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development MENTAL HEALTH AND ECONOMIC LEVEL Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "LEADERSHIP EMERGENCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/leadership-emergence/ (accessed January 27, 2023).