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Lloyd Sealy Library
John Jay College of Criminal Justice

OER AT JOHN JAY COLLEGE

OER Course Conversion Projects

 

OER for CJM 401

Professional Ethics

 

 

Week

Topics/Themes

Date

Review & Reading

#1

ASPA’s Code of Ethics

Review: course syllabus

Review: ASPA’s Code of Ethics

#2

Regime Values

Reading: The Study of Ethics in the P.A. Curriculum, Rohr, John, Public Administration Review, Jul 1, 1976, Vol.36(4), p.398

#3

Morality, Ethics & Human Behavior

View Sandel Episode 01 – The Moral Side of Murder

#4

Justice, Law & Professional Ethics

Review professional codes for ABA*, ASPAACAIACP

*For ABA, read Rules 8.3, 8.4 & 8.5

#5

Enforcement: Policing & Society

Reading: Kleinig – Chapter 4

View Sandel Episode 02 – Putting a Price Tag on Life.  Be prepared to discuss during our next class (Week 6)

#6

Enforcement: Police Discretion

Reading: Kleinig – Chapter 5

View Sandel Episode 06 –Mind Your Motive.  Be prepared to discuss during our next class (Week 7).

#7

Enforcement: Corruption & Misconduct

Reading: Kleinig – Chapter 6

#8

Courts: Prosecutors & Defense Lawyers

Reading: Kleinig – Chapters 7 & 8

#9

Courts: Judge & Juries

Reading: Kleinig – Chapters 9 & 10

#10

Courts: Discretion, Dilemmas & Misconduct

Ben Grunwald Article:

Questioning Blackmun’s Thesis: Does Uniformity in Sentencing Entail Unfairness 

#11

Corrections: Punishment & Imprisonment

Reading: Kleinig – Chapter 11 & 12

#12

Corrections: Correctional Officers

Reading: Kleinig – Chapter 13

#13

Corrections: Discretion, Dilemmas & Misconduct

Slabonik & Sims article: Controlling discretion in bureaucratic agencies: a survey of adult probation officers

#14

Ethical Choices &

Reporting Misconduct

N/A

#15

Sandel Workshop I

View Sandel Episode 10 – The Good Citizen. Be prepared to discuss during Part II of the workshop series.