Abstract

Institutional corruption, including police corruption, consist in actions which undermine institutional processes, purposes and persons (qua institutional actors). Moreover, corruptors and the corrupted could have done otherwise and are, therefore, typically (but not necessarily) morally responsible for their acts of corruption.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCorruption and anti-corruption in policing
Subtitle of host publicationPhilosophical and ethical issues
EditorsSeumas Miller
Place of PublicationCham, Switzerland
PublisherSpringer
Chapter2
Pages23-37
Number of pages15
ISBN (Electronic)9783319469911
ISBN (Print)9783319469904
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2016

Publication series

NameSpringerBriefs in Ethics
ISSN (Print)2211-8101
ISSN (Electronic)2211-811X

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