Ethics, Rights, and Accountability
… one of the core Subjects in Public Management
This public management subject, within the Institutions and Context domain, deals with the principles of ethical reasoning. It prepares students to address ethical dilemmas and difficult public management issues that have no easy solutions, no right or wrong answers in order to conduct their work effectively and fairly. It centers on the dynamic relationships between public professionals and the people, organizations, and society they serve.
The core topics and concepts of Ethics, Rights, and Accountability are listed below with the concepts in alphabetical order. The core concepts are organized by topic in the Atlas module, Atlas111M Ethics.
Core normed topics
|The Study of Ethics in Public Policy and Management||Paternalism and the Welfare State|
Positive vs. Normative
Positivist vs. Post-positivist
Page created by: Ian Clark, last modified on 11 March 2019.
Image: CNN.com, at http://www.cnn.com/2013/05/15/business/women-work-ethics/, accessed 11 March 2016.