Public Administration Ethics for the 21st Century

This volume establishes a foundation for a uniform code of professional ethics for public administrators in the United States. * Four cases of ethical and unethical decision making in context-Nathan Bedford Forrest, William Calley, Adolf Eichmann, and Mary Anne Wright-who resigned in protest over the 2003 invasion of Iraq * Six figures depicting the process of ethical decision making within a public organization * An extensive bibliography listing of the major sources on administrative ethics in print and online * An index of key thinkers and theories involving administrative ethics