Citations (1)



Why Office, Why Stewardship?

C. S. Herrman


August 7, 2009

This paper is a revised version of the introductory chapter to the author’s work The Office and its Stewardship (VDM, 2009). It treats of the same topics in much the same way but in greater detail and without the focus on select essays in the book. As such it makes an argument rather than an introduction; it surveys the rationale behind the common human possession of the office and its stewardship, working up to the thesis that both terms deserve to be terms of the legal art and the basis for forms of action intended to improve accountability and transparency in the conduct of the professions and civil servants, not excluding corporate and other business offices.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 16

Keywords: Office, Stewardship, Dignity, Law, Society

Open PDF in Browser Download This Paper

Date posted: August 7, 2009 ; Last revised: August 31, 2010

Suggested Citation

Herrman, C. S., Why Office, Why Stewardship? (August 7, 2009). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1445561 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1445561

Contact Information

Charles S. Herrman (Contact Author)
Independent ( email )
No Address Available
United States
Feedback to SSRN

Paper statistics
Abstract Views: 347
Downloads: 53
Download Rank: 261,319
Citations:  1

© 2015 Social Science Electronic Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved.  FAQ   Terms of Use   Privacy Policy   Copyright   Contact Us
This page was processed by apollo6 in 0.313 seconds