Ethics and politics

Bobbio, Norberto; Bertelsen, Mara
June 1998
Diogenes;1998, Vol. 46 Issue 182, p13
Academic Journal
Focuses on the relation between social ethics and politics. Reality that politics operates under distinct morals form other fields of human life; Justification for political conduct; Legitimacy of the end.


Related Articles

  • Happiness, morality, and politics. Brülde, Bengt // Journal of Happiness Studies;Oct2010, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p567 

    The idea that politics should promote the happiness of the population is rather common in the community of happiness researchers. This political view is sometimes based on the happiness principle, the fundamental ethical view that we have a strong moral reason to do what we can to maximize the...

  • Measuring Civic Attitudes: Replications and Extensions. Olsen, Orjan // Newspaper Research Journal;Summer1983, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p19 

    When the individual news media are taken in isolation, the citizen duty index makes significant positive contributions towards explanation of variance in exposure for 21 out of 25 cases. Age, is generally the strongest predictor, and makes positive contributions in only one case less than the...

  • Navigating Between Extremes: Academics Helping to Eradicate Global Poverty. Riddell, Roger C. // Ethics & International Affairs (Cambridge University Press);Jun2012, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p217 

    This article discusses ways in which academics and concerned individuals committed to the faster eradication of extreme poverty might make a contribution. It argues that this discussion needs to be informed by examining the lessons of academics who have been working in the development field for...

  • ÉTICA, POLÍTICA Y CONFLICTO. PROPUESTAS PARA LA CONSTRUCCIÓN DE UNA NUEVA HUMANIDAD. Muñoz Buitrago, Darwin // Ciencias De Gobierno;ene-jun2012, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p1 

    In This paper, we present as an alternative and necessity, the construction of bases to address ethical, from politics, economics and religion, the proposed construction of a new humaninity, in the context of an analysis of the conflict between survival an construction of life as a good life....

  • Functions of Student Government. Vaars, Joann // Student Government & Class Activities: Leaders of Tomorrow;2004, p8 

    This article discusses ways to learn functioning of the government in the U.S. No classroom can teach you more about civics and how representative government works than you can learn by becoming active in your school's student government. All students have the right to form a student body...

  • Civic Software Empowers Collaborative Solutions. Mathieu, Mike // Solutions: For a Sustainable & Desirable Future;May/Jun2010, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p20 

    The article presents the author's views on the era of civic software that offers collaborative solutions on world's most pressing problems. He states that civic software is a online tools that enable ordinary citizens to coordinate their activities, information, and skills to advance a common...

  • The Ethics of Hunger and the Assembly of Society: The Techno-Politics of the School Meal in Modern Britain. Vernon, James // American Historical Review;Jun2005, Vol. 110 Issue 3, p693 

    The article focuses on the ethics of hunger and the techno-politics of the school meal in Great Britain. The school meal has been conceived as a form of what the Inter-Departmental Committee on Physical Deterioration called social education as much as a form of welfare. If society was to provide...

  • Islamic Spirituality Movement and Its Implications on Social and Political Ethics in Indonesia. DALMERI; RATONO // International Journal of Islamic Thought;Jun2016, Vol. 9, p10 

    In the nineteenth century, Islamic religious movements fell into three groups: First, those advocating salvation through revivalism as exemplified by Wahhabism; Second, salvation through the prophecy of divinely-sent leader (or guide) as seen in the case of Mahdism; and third, salvation through...

  • IN SERVICE OF THE LEVIATHAN:DEMOCRACY, ETHICS AND THE POTENTIAL FOR ADMINISTRATIVE EVIL IN THE NEW PUBLIC MANAGEMENT. Zanetti, Lisa A.; Adams, Guy B. // Administrative Theory & Praxis (Administrative Theory & Praxis);Sep2000, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p534 

    In this paper, we argue that the practice of New Public Management (NPM) subverts democracy by undermining the social contract and substituting a market mentality with very different normative expectations. Like late modern Hobbesians, those who advocate NPM offer a vision of public service...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics