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Politics and Ethics Conference and Leadership Workshop

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Fairfax

4401 Village Drive

Fairfax, VA 22030

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Politics and Ethics Conference & Leadership Workshop

April 30-May 1, 2018

Virginia International University/ Fairfax, VA

Call for Papers

Today, the question of ethics in politics and its importance for the sustenance of the democratic norms and institution is more important than ever. (Un)ethical leadership affects everyone and has the tremendous implications for our political and economic life. The Conference and Workshop will address these implications in a two-day event. The Politics and Ethics Conference (April 30) will bring academics and practitioners together to present their research, experiences and findings on these issues. The Leadership Workshop (May 1) will feature a series of group discussions, activities and exercises aimed at incentivizing the participants to the problems of the day, and will offer strategies for addressing those issues publicly.

Thematic Areas Important Dates

1. Ethical Traditions and What They Teach Us

2. (Un)ethical Behavior and the Political Process

3. Agencies and Governments Responding to Ethical Dilemmas

4. Ethical issues and National Leaders

5. Normative Changes and Global Politics

6. Developing Ethical Responses and Leadership

7. Perspective of a Whistleblower


Submissions

Abstracts for papers, oral presentations, and panel sessions for the conference should be submitted by March 10, 2018. Papers and presentations are invited from all areas of public and social policy, law, business, economics and international politics. Abstracts should be no more than 400 words in length and should include a description of the case, the research and/or data, as well as key findings and broader implications. Submit proposals at the following website: https://conference.viu.edu/wels/ The proceedings of the conference may be published by Taylor and Francis.

Organizers

The organizers of the Politics and Ethics Conference & Leadership Workshop are Virginia International University (VIU), the University of Chester, and LeaderShape Global. For further information, contact: Dr. Klara Bilgin, Virginia International University at kbilgin@viu.edu, 4401 Village Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030.


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