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Responsible Administrator An Approach to Ethics for the Administrative Role

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ISBN-10: 0470873949

ISBN-13: 9780470873946

Edition: 6th 2012

Authors: Terry L. Cooper

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This is the substantially revised edition of the classic book The Responsible Administrator-the book that has guided professionals and students alike as they grapple with the challenges of making ethical, responsible decisions in real world situations. This fifth edition has been adapted to reflect current thinking and includes a new introduction as well as updated information on coping with demands for accountability, cases and examples, research references, and an examination of current issues relevant to administrative ethics. In addition, the design approach has been developed further in both the introduction and the new concluding chapter.
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Book details

List price: $80.00
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 2/28/2012
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 320
Size: 7.20" wide x 9.40" long x 1.10" tall
Weight: 1.650

Preface to the Sixth Edition
The Author
Understanding Ethical Decision Making
Ethics for Individual Administrators
Public Administration in Modern and Postmodern Society: The Context of Administrative Ethics
Administrative Responsibility: The Key to Administrative Ethics
Conflicts of Responsibility: The Ethical Dilemma
Ethics in the Organization
Maintaining Responsible Conduct in Public Organizations: Two Approaches
Integrating Ethics with Organizational Norms and Structures
Safeguarding Ethical Autonomy in Organizations: Dealing with Unethical Superiors and Organizations
The Design Approach
Applying the Design Approach to Public Administration Ethics
Conclusion: Responsible Administration