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The ethics challenge in public service : a problem-solving guide

Author: Carol W Lewis; Stuart Gilman
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"Since it was first published in 1991, The Ethics Challenge in Public Service has become a classic text used by public managers and in public management programs across the country. This second edition is filled with practical tools and techniques for making ethical choices in the ambiguous, pressured world of public service. It explores the day-to-day ethical dilemmas managers face in their work, including what to  Read more...
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Lewis, Carol W. (Carol Weiss), 1946-
Ethics challenge in public service.
San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, ©2005
(OCoLC)607719211
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Carol W Lewis; Stuart Gilman
ISBN: 0787967564 9780787967567
OCLC Number: 57193151
Description: xviii, 363 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction : ethics in public service --
What is important in public service? --
Obeying and implementing the law --
Serving the public interest --
Taking individual responsibility --
Finding solid ground : ethical standards and reasoning --
Resolving ethical dilemmas : strategies and tactics for managers --
Understanding who and what matters : stakeholder analysis --
Designing and implementing codes --
Broadening the horizon --
Building an ethical agency --
Afterword : the job ahead.
Responsibility: Carol W. Lewis, Stuart C. Gilman.
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