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NCJ Number: 66669 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: MAINTAINING MUNICIPAL INTEGRITY - TRAINER'S HANDBOOK
Author(s): D AUSTERN; J H BALL; V I CIZANCKAS; T DARK; T FLETCHER; T LYMAN; O A SPAID
Corporate Author: US Dept of Justice
Law Enforcement Assistance Admin
United States of America

University Research Corporation
United States of America
Date Published: 1979
Page Count: 306
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Washington, DC 20531
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
University Research Corporation
Washington, DC 20015
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 027-000-00914-0
Sale Source: Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
United States of America

National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Type: Training (Handbook/Manual)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: INTENDED FOR USE WITH OTHER TRAINING MATERIALS ON THE SUBJECT OF CORRUPTION IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT, THIS HANDBOOK IS FOR TRAINERS INTERESTED IN REPLICATING A TWO AND A HALF DAY WORKSHOP IN MAINTAINING MUNICIPAL INTEGRITY.
Abstract: IT CONTAINS THE WORKSHOP AGENDA, THE WORKSHOP SPONSOR'S CHECKLIST, A BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE NATIONAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE EXECUTIVE TRAINING PROGRAM, BIOGRAPHICAL NOTES ON THE TRAINING TEAM, AND THE WORKSHOP SCHEDULE. TO DEVELOP AN EFFECTIVE EXECUTIVE TRAINING PROGRAM TO COMBAT MUNICIPAL CORRUPTION, NILECJ CONDUCTED A LITERATURE REVIEW, ASSEMBLED SPECIALISTS IN THE FIELD, CONDUCTED A PLANNING CONFERENCE TO DEVELOP A TRAINING STRATEGY, AND DEVELOPED AN INSTRUMENT TO ASSESS MUNICIPAL NEEDS. FINALLY, A TRAINING TEAM WAS ASSEMBLED WHOSE MEMBERS DEVELOPED THE WORKSHOP CONTENT AND METHODOLOGY. FOR EACH SESSION, A TRAINING SCRIPT AND TEXTS OF THE CONTENT PRESENTED BY TRAINERS IN LECTURES, REMARKS, OR INSTRUCTIONS ARE PRESENTED ALONG WITH ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON TRAINING OBJECTIVES, STAFFING, MATERIALS AND EQUIPMENT NEEDED, ROOM ARRANGEMENT, AND SPECIAL NOTES, IF ANY. TOPICS ADDRESSED DURING THE WORKSHOP ARE THE PROBLEMS AND PRACTICE OF MAINTAINING MUNICIPAL INTEGRITY, THE ETHICAL BASIS OF PUBLIC SERVICE, MAINTAINING MUNICIPAL INTEGRITY THROUGH LAWS AND POLICIES AND THROUGH MANAGEMENT, THE ETHICAL BASIS OF PUBLIC SERVICE FEEDBACK REPORTS, AND MAINTAINING INTEGRITY WITH HELP FROM OUTSIDE GOVERNMENT. FINALLY, PARTICIPANTS ARE ASKED TO DEVELOP AN ACTION PLAN TO MAINTAIN INTEGRITY IN THEIR COMMUNITIES AND TO EVALUATE THE WORKSHOP'S EFFECTIVENESS. ALSO BRIEFLY NOTED ARE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR EFFECTIVE USE OF THIS HANDBOOK. APPENDIXES PRESENT STATUTORY PROVISIONS INVOLVING ETHICS IN PUBLIC CONTRACTING, A MODEL LOGGING EXECUTIVE ORDER AND OTHER MODEL ACTS, A QUESTIONNAIRE ON CORRUPTION, AN ASSESSMENT OF MUNICIPAL INTEGRITY, AND A DISCUSSION ON IMPLEMENTING INNOVATION. TABLES AND CHARTS COMPLEMENT THE TEXT.
Index Term(s): Corruption of public officials; Instructional aids; Local government; Workshops and seminars
Note: NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF JUSTICE CRIMINAL JUSTICE RESEARCH UTILIZATION PROGRAM (FORMERLY NATIONAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE EXECUTIVE TRAINING PROGRAM) PUBLISHED IN APRIL 1980
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