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Professional Ethics for Politicians

Uhr, John

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Democracies typically impose onerous regulation on the conduct of bureaucratic officials and remarkably light regulation of the conduct of elected officials. The traditional presumption was that politicians should be allowed to self-regulate. In many democratic regimes, politicians have shown themselves unable to carry this burden of public trust. As a result, political ethics is regulated from a perspective of public distrust, associated with fears of political corruption. Despite my personal...[Show more]

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Date published: 2005
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/85394
Source: International Public Management Journal

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