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This journal addresses the specific area of virtue ethics for professionals. As the world moves to a more global society in which virtue ethics is more important, this publication explores how ethics can be enhanced to upgrade the quality of our professional organizations.

Editor: Cynthia E. Lynch
University of Texas Pan American
Edinburg, Texas 78539 Email: clynch@utpa.edu

GVER Editorial Board

Past Issues

Vol. 7, No. 3
Positive Peace: Exploring its Roots and Potential for Public Administration

Editors' Introduction
by PATRICIA M. SHIELDS and GRANT RISSLER

The Peace of God in its Fullness
by BRAD HIGHUM and LYNNAE SORENSEN

Building the Fabric of Peace: Jane Addams and Peaceweaving
by PATRICIA M. SHIELDS

Peace and Liberation Theology
by JAVIER (JAY) ALANIS

Peace in Its Fullness: Biblical Perspectives on Aspects of Peace
by MICHAEL FLOYD

Peace: Shalom is more than the Absence of War
by ALAN FREEDMAN

May They be One in Us: a Spirituality of Peace
by SEAN SPRINGER

Vol. 7, No. 2

Editorial Observations
by CYNTHIA E. LYNCH

The Great Conversation and the Ethics of Inclusion
by PAUL A. WAGNER and GRACIELA LOPEZ

Upholding Ethical Conduct in Public Professional Organizations: An Assessment of ICMA?s Code of Ethics
by ABRAHAM DAVID BENAVIDES and LISA DICKE

Teaching the Virtues of Sustainability as Flourishing to Undergraduate Business Students
by PETER MCGHEE and PATRICIA GRANT

Finding an Ethical Foundation for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in the Jharia Coalfields (India)
by ANUPAM GHOSH, ASWETA KUMARI SINGH and SHWETA BHARTI

Reconciling Ethical Asymmetry in Agency Oversight: Striving for Eudaimonia Among Legislative Abstract Staff in West Virginia
by MICHAEL ROSS POTTER

How Sour Is the Apple Inc.? What the Rest of the World Can Learn about Financial Reporting from Apple?s Less Than Exemplary Role Modeling
by KEVIN A. DIEHL

Vol. 7, No. 1

The Global Virtue Ethics of Political Economy
by THOMAS D. LYNCH

The Great Recession and Economic Security: Democratizing the Workplace
by EDWARD J. MARTIN, COLLEEN ZENGER, MATTHEW S. PIMENTEL, ARIANA C. MARTIN, and JEFFREY A. MARTIN

Fabianism, Syndicalism, and the Guild Movement: Economic Democracy and Labor Rights
by EDWARD J. MARTIN and JEFFREY A. MARTIN

Social Reform and Worker Cooperatives: Countering Economic Inequality
by EDWARD J. MARTIN, ARIANA C. MARTIN, and JEFFREY A. MARTIN

Viewing the Great Recession through Radical Economics: Social Class, Inequality, and the Social Safety Net
by EDWARD J. MARTIN and MATTHEW S. PIMENTEL

Social Analysis, Social Justice, and the Welfare State: Post Great Recession Social Welfare Policy
by EDWARD J. MARTIN and MATTHEW S. PIMENTEL

Progressive Social Theory and Government Growth: The Labor Theories of Value and Property
by EDWARD J. MARTIN and ARIANA C. MARTIN

Libertarianism and the Realities of Governance
by COLLEEN ZENGER and EDWARD J. MARTIN

Vol. 6, No. 4

Editorial Observations
by CYNTHIA E. LYNCH

Charity as Virtue in Non-Christians: A Positive Assessment in Light of Augustine, Aquinas, Pope Benedict XVI, and the Catholic Church’s Inclusivism
by TODD E. JOHANSON

Establishing the Rule of Law in Afghanistan: Developing a Just Society
by JACK D. KEM

Beyond Corporate Social Responsibility: Ethics in Action
by ANUPAM GHOSH and CHHANDA CHAKRABORTI

Book review: Beyond Chutzpah: On the Misuse of Anti-Semitism and the Abuse of History
by OSCAR SORDO

Vol. 6, No. 3

Editorial Observations
by CYNTHIA LYNCH

Ethical Failure: Intelligence Agencies and U.S. Universities
by SAMUEL FREEMAN

An examination of the symbiosis between corporations and society with lessons for management education and practice
by IAN M. LANGELLA, JERRY CARBO and VIET DAO

Human Rights: Virtue’s Last Resort?
by LLOYD STEFFEN

Morocco’s Path to a Moral Democracy
by AZIZA ZEMRANI and CYNTHIA LYNCH

Vol. 6, No. 2

Editorial Observations
by CYNTHIA M. JONES, THOMAS PEARSON and SANDRA HANSMANN

The US Border Wall as a Failed Moral Project from a Second Person Standpoint
by JILL GRAPER HERNANDEZ

Unacknowledged Harms: Justifying the Texas-Mexico Border Wall
by ALISTAIR WELCHMAN

Can Brain Imaging Replace Interrogation and Torture?
by ZEN FAULKES

Book Review: Partly Cloudy: Ethics in War, Espionage, Covert Action and Interrogation
by MAYY AVILA and CHRIS DAVIS

Vol. 6, No. 1

Editorial Observations
by CYNTHIA LYNCH

Lying, Cheating, and Virtual Relationships
by CYNTHIA JONES

Race, Identity, Stereotyping and Voluntary Opression
by ROKSANA ALAVI

Are Unions Criminal Gangs
by WALTER BLOCK

The Perception of Human in the Theology of Jalalu
by RAMAZAN ALTINTAS

Book Marks
by ERIC ANDERSON

Vol. 5, No. 4

Editorial Observations
by CYNTHIA E. LYNCH

Contrasting the Cheating Behaviors of College Students from the United States and Japan
by RICHARD A. BERNARDI, JENNIFER L. GIULIANO, EMI KOMATSU, BRYANNE M. POTTER, and SHUHEI YAMAMOTO

Virtue Ethics, Public Administration, and Telos
by THOMAS DEXTER LYNCH

Returning to Virtue Theory: Some Problems and Challenges
by SAMUEL ZINAICH, JR.

Talking Virtue: Professionalism in Business and Virtue Ethics
by MARGARET BLACKBURN and PETER MCGHEE

Vol. 5, No. 3
Symposium on Servant Leadership, Part One

Introduction
by CYNTHIA E. LYNCH

Introduction
by ROBERT CUNNINGHAM

Normative Education: Putting the Public Servant in Public Service
by MARY ANN FELDHEIM and GAIL JOHNSON

Service Before Self: Towards a Theory of Servant-Leadership
by SAUNDRA J. REINKE

Servant Leadership in the Bedouin-Arab Culture
by YASIN SARAYRAH

Civic Learning Via Service-Learning: A Proposed Framework and Methodology to Linking Servant Leadership Theory to the Contemporary Practice of Community Policing
by BRIAN N. WILLIAMS and LEIGH Z. GILCHRIST

Servant Leadership: A Manifestation of Post Materialism
by LORI RIVERSTONE

Steward Leadership in the Public Sector
by MARILYN J. SMITH

Book Marks: The Dialogue in Hell between Machiavelli and Montesquieu
by RAYMOND A. WHITING

Vol. 5, No. 2
Symposium on Bioethics, Part Two

Introduction
by CYNTHIA E. LYNCH

Editor's Introduction
by JAMES S. TAYLOR

Refusal of Treatment, Suicide Intervention and Autonomy
by AMY E. WHITE

Advance Directives and the Problem of Personal Identity
by DIANA BUCCAFURNI

Implications of Historical Progress
by OMAR MOAD

The Absoluteness of Intrinsic Value. A Critique of the 'Principle of Universality'
by LUCA COMINO

What Is Ethics? An Answer form a Voegelinian-Lonerganian
by MIGUEL BEDOLLA

Book Marks Scandal Proof: Do Ethics Laws Make Government Ethical?
by RANDALL D. MILLER

Vol. 5, No. 1
Symposium on Bioethics, Part One

Introduction
by CYNTHIA E. LYNCH

Introduction
by JAMES STACEY TAYLOR

Unwittingly De-Humanizing Patients; Rehabilitating Informed Consent
by BARBARA J. RUSSELL

The Role of Cognitive Development in Pediatric Medical Decision-Making
by SUSAN ZINNER

Bioethical Controversies and the Language of Rights
by E. CHRISTIAN BRUGGER

Philosophy and Practical Ethics
by STEPHEN SATRIS

Book Marks: Multinational Corporations in Political Environments: Ethics, Values, and Strategies. Usha V. Haley
by JENNY TRIPSES

Vol. 4, No. 3

Editorial Observations
by PETER L. CRUISE

Deregulating Health Care Ethics Education: A Curriculum Proposal
by PETER L. CRUISE

Problem-Based Learning in Public Administration: Teaching Ethics Online
by THOMAS D. LYNCH and CYNTHIA E. LYNCH

Book Review: Dependent Rational Animals: Why Human Beings Need the Virtues. Alasdair Macintyre
by SHARON TRACY

Vol. 4, No. 2

Editorial Observations
by THOMAS D. LYNCH

Weighed and Found Wanting: Finding the Proper Balance between Faith-Based Organizations and Government
by JACK KEM

A Modest Proposal on "The Meaning of Life
by JONATHAN ANDERSON

Corporate Responsibility for Reparations
by STEPHEN L. ESQUITH

Movie Review: The Fellowship of the Ring. J.R.R. Tolkien
by SAUNDRA J. REINKE

Vol. 4, No. 1
Symposium on Human Ethical Interrelationships

Editorial Observations
by THOMAS D. LYNCH

Creating the Future through Relationships: A Native-American View of Modern Administration
by RICHARD HUFF

Mercy in Public Administration
by WILLA BRUCE

ETHOS and Manger's Credibility: Lessons from the Classroom
by WILLIAM A. HASKINS

The Moral Work of Stewart L. Udall to Extend Ethics to Encompass Ecological Thinking
by HENRY SIRGO

Book Review: The New Golden Rule: Community and Morality in a Democratic Society. Amitai Etzioni
by PAMELA T. BRANNON

Vol. 3, No. 1

Editorial Observations
by THOMAS D. LYNCH

Killing Goliath Was the Easy Part: David's Moral Development from Servant to Leader to Servant-Leader
by JACK KEM

Virtue Ethics and Wisdom Tradition: Exploring the Inclusive Guidance of the Quran
by ENAMUL CHOUDHURY

Spiritual Wisdom Ethics: A Linkage Between Religion and Government
by PATRICK S. SMITH

Book Review: Ethics Issues from Diagnosis to Dying: The Moral Challenge of Alzheimer Disease. Stephen G. Post
by CAROLEE STEPHENS