Restoring Responsibility: Ethics in Government, Business and Healthcare

Cambridge University Press (2005)
Abstract
Dennis Thompson argues for a more robust conception of responsibility in public life than prevails in contemporary democracies. Thompson suggests that we stop thinking about public ethics in terms of individual vices (such as selfishness or sexual misconduct) and start thinking about it in terms of institutional vices (such as abuse of power and lack of accountability)
Keywords Political ethics  Medical ethics  Business ethics  Responsibility
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Call number JA79.T575 2005
ISBN(s) 0521838304
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