Professionalism and Politics: Does the Service Ethic Affect Political Participation by Professional Associations?

TitleProfessionalism and Politics: Does the Service Ethic Affect Political Participation by Professional Associations?
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1996
AuthorsGetz, KA
JournalProfessional Ethics: A Multidisciplinary Journal
Volume5
Issue4
Pagination3-23
Type of ArticleJournal Article
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number1063-6579
Abstractthe author of this article did a literature review to discover the reasons why professional associations participate in the political process and nature of this political action. The author discusses the nature of a profession, and discusses how professions who had a professional codes of ethics and a public service norm were found to be more politically active for the public or their client base than associations who do not place great emphasis on public or client service.
NotesCover Date: Winter 1996.Source Info: 5(4), 3-23. Language: English. Journal Announcement: 32-4. Subject: ETHICS; POLITICS; PROFESSIONALISM; SERVICE. Update Code: 20100311.
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