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The ethical world of British MPs

Author: Maureen Mancuso
Publisher: Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 1995.
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The ethical standards of the British House of Commons depend almost entirely upon the personal ethics of its individual members. Parliament expects that its members, as holders of a public trust, will be "honourable members" in both name and deed. Maureen Mancuso examines the current state of British legislative ethics and raises important theoretical questions about whether the ethical standards of an institution  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Mancuso, Maureen.
Ethical world of British MPs.
Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 1995
(DLC) 94900910
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Maureen Mancuso
ISBN: 9780773565159 0773565159
OCLC Number: 614474661
Description: 1 online resource (x, 238 pages) : illustrations
Contents: ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction""; ""1 British Legislature Ethics""; ""2 A Typology of MPS""; ""3 The Puritans""; ""4 The Servants""; ""5 The Muddlers""; ""6 The Entrepreneurs""; ""7 The Dynamics of Reform""; ""Conclusion: The View from Westminster""; ""Appendix: Interview Schedule""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""; ""Z""
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An examination of the current state of British legislative ethics which raises theoretical questions about whether the ethical standards of an institution should depend entirely on the personal  Read more...

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"An original and convincing analysis of legislative ethics in the British House of Commons." Graham White, Department of Politics, University of Toronto.

 
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