The Appearance of Impropriety
More than a century ago Herman Melville wrote a novel ab ...more
Morgan and Reynolds put the 'Ethics Establishment' on trial and find it wanting. The establishment in question is the network of federal regulations, federal regulators, lawyers, public interest groups, and corporations that has grown up since the Watergate scandal and which is concerned with the appearance of wrongdoing as much, or more than, actual wrongdoing itself.
The authors charge that a focus on appearances rather than substance is the principal cause of the loss of trust in government an...more
He lived in Vienna with his Austrian wife Lila Schwarzenberg (HSH Princess Anna Carolina of Schwarzenberg, daughter of Czech politician Karel Schwarzenberg) and their daughters and three sons.