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Title: The problem of dirty hands : examining and defending a special case of inescapable moral wrongdoing
Author: Goodwin, Tom L.
ISNI:       0000 0004 2676 6311
Awarding Body: The University of Manchester
Current Institution: University of Manchester
Date of Award: 2009
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The aim of this thesis is to defend an account of dirty hands theory and to establish it as a unique, but pervasive, species of inescapable wrongdoing. The thesis examines and attempts to solve a troubling practical implications associated with the problem of dirty hands and politics, namely, the issue of collective responsibility for politicians who dirty their hands. Includes bibliographical references.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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Keywords: Standards Political ethics