The Study of Ethics in Public Policy and Management

… a core topic in Ethics, Rights, and Accountability and Atlas111M

Ethics1Topic description

This topic introduces students to the study of ethics and how principles of ethics can be applied in the practice of public management.

Topic learning outcome

Familiarity with the principles of ethics that are most relevant to the practice of public management.

Core concepts associated with this topic

Normative Ethics


Deontological Ethics

Virtue Ethics

Framing Effect

Ideas in Good Currency

Procedural Fairness

Berlin’s Positive and Negative Liberty


To come

Assessment questions

To come

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