This is an assignment discussing a whistleblower in the Public Administration Industry in addition to the stories that they provide. The assignment will also analyze the importance that they bring to the industry.
Whistleblower in the Public Administration Industry
Firstly, the internet describes a whistleblower as a person who exposes secretive information or activity that is deem illegal, unethical, or not correct within a private or public organization
Secondly, for this assignment, use the Internet to locate three Whistleblower cases in a specific public administration industry. For example, the cases could be in Registrar of Voters, Parks & Recreation, Veterans’ Services, Law Enforcement, etc.
Thirdly, locate news stories and/or videos to provide details (remember to cite all sources in-text and in the reference page). Then, explore the theoretical and practical foundations for the ethical dilemmas in the cases. Develop a thesis paragraph using a thesis sentence following by three themes to frame your paper – Be sure to include multiple theories, and information from the book to discuss the ethical implications of the cases.
Lastly,, begin the paper with a thesis paragraph setting up the main point you will make in the paper, along with three (3) supporting points/themes to defend your thesis. Each supporting paragraph should expand on each of the supporting themes. In each paragraph, use information from the lecture, videos, textbook or outside research to support your claims using in-text citation. Close the paper with a summary paragraph. The paper should begin with a proper APA title page, with appropriate running head and page numbers. The paper should include a properly formatted reference page with citations in alphabetical order using a hanging indent format, and be approximately 2-4 pages in length. *** REQUIRED TEXT***** – Chapter 7-8 of Svara, J. (2014). The ethics primer for public administrators (2nd Edition). Burlington, Massachusetts: Jones & Bartlett