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IJED call for papers
We are pleased to note the revival of IJED under the editorship of Dr. Ed Martin. See the attached for the journal's mission statement and guidelines for submissions.
Call for papers - JHHSA
Community- and home-based healthcare is a growing phenomenon. While service delivery programs are expanding, our knowledge of the impacts is incomplete. See the attached call for paper for more information.
Congratulations to Peter van der Hoek, 2013 recipient of SECoPA's Senator Peter B. Boorsma award in recognition of Peter's many years of work facilitating the international exchange of knowledge and practice in the public sector.
P.A. Eth-Talk: Is it Ethical?
Author: DAVID JOHN FARMER
Published in PAM, Vol. 7 No. 1
The study and discussion of ethics in public administration can be dysfunctional and even harmful without a sophisticated understanding of the field and ethics. This article stresses that those engaged in discussing ethics should understand epistemology, focus on the practical, and be very circumspect about imposing a particular ethical prescriptive on others.