The word leadership is often used incorrectly to refer to management, supervision, command, and statesmanship. Scholars rarely, if ever, make any distinction among these four different constructs. Most theories of leadership are really theories of supervision, and the words leadership and supervision are used interchangeably. This paper attempts to distinguish between the two.
Barker, Richard A.
"Pointing the Finger at Leadership,"
Journal of the North American Management Society: Vol. 1:
1, Article 2.
Available at: https://thekeep.eiu.edu/jnams/vol1/iss1/2