Ethics And The Public Service: Trust, Integrity, And Democracy by Susan DimockEthics And The Public Service: Trust, Integrity, And Democracy by Susan Dimock

Ethics And The Public Service: Trust, Integrity, And Democracy

bySusan Dimock, Mohamad Al-hakim, Garrett Mac Sweeney

Paperback | March 1, 2012

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Ethics and the Public Service provides a framework for the discussion of specific ethical challenges that members of the public service might face in the course of their work. Additionally, and perhaps more importantly, it seeks to explain why an ethical public service is so vital to democracy and good government. It explores and presents the value of ethics codes, the importance of independent oversight, and the contribution of ethical leadership to the achievement of public trust, political legitimacy, and the integrity of government programs.
A member of York's faculty since 1991, Dimock is an expert in moral and political philosophy, and philosophy of law. She has been a member of the centre's executive and board of directors since 1999. Dimock earned her PhD from Dalhousie University in 1994, She is a former president of the York University Faculty Association, former cha...
Title:Ethics And The Public Service: Trust, Integrity, And DemocracyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:352 pages, 9.19 × 7.44 × 0.5 inPublished:March 1, 2012Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0176504427

ISBN - 13:9780176504427


Table of Contents

Preface Chapter 1: Introduction to Morality And Ethics Chapter 2: Moral Principles and Moral Theories Chapter 3: The Value Of Ethics Codes and of Ethics in the Public Service Chapter 4: Corruption, Conflicts Of Interest, and Other Unethical Conduct Chapter 5: Professional Values Chapter 6: Public Service Values Chapter 7: People Values Chapter 8: Disclosure of Wrongdoing Appendix 1: Values and Ethics Code for the Public Service [Federal Public Servants] Treasury Board 2003 Appendix 2: American Society for Public Administration Code of Ethics Appendix 3: The International City/County Management Association (ICMA) Code of Ethics Appendix 4: American Institute of Certified Planners Code Of Ethics and Professional Conduct Appendix 5: Principles of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada Cases for Discussion Glossary of Terms Index