ERIC Number: EJ536710
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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The Topography of Corruption: Explorations in a Comparative Perspective.
Heidenheimer, Arnold J.
International Social Science Journal, v48 n3 p337-47 Sep 1996
Analyzes how corruption is linked to scandalization in the traditions of European countries and how this has helped shape contemporary perceptions. Compares and contrasts levels of tolerance and manifestations of corruption. Includes a table of nations ranked on reputation for corrupt public services. (MJP)
Descriptors: Antisocial Behavior, Civics, Comparative Analysis, Crime, Democracy, Democratic Values, Ethics, Foreign Countries, Government (Administrative Body), Higher Education, Law Related Education, Political Attitudes, Political Influences, Political Issues, Power Structure, Public Opinion, Social Change, Social Psychology, Social Theories, Social Values
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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