Ow can power be used ethically in organizations?
Power, Politics and Knowledge
Assessment 2: Essay on Power and Ethics (40% )
Based on the materials discussed so far in PPK, and based on the online discussion forum carried out in Week 7, you must address in 1500 words, the following question:
How can power be used ethically in organizations?
Please make sure that you clearly structure the essay, ensuring that you have introduction, discussion and conclusion sections. Also ensure that you systematically define relevant theoretical concepts (e.g., power, ethics leadership, etc) before applying them. It is essential to produce a theoretically informed, coherent, well connected discussion, free from typographic and grammatical errors. Below are some good references on the topic to a?get you starteda. A minimum of five references must be consulted for this essay.
a? Ciulla, J & Forsyth, D 2011, a?Leadership ethicsa, in Bryman, Collison, Grint, Jackson & Uhl-Bien, (Eds) The Sage book of leadership, Sage, London, pp. 229-241.
a? Harvard Business School Press 2006 a?The ethics of power, influence, and persuasiona, in The Essentials of Power, Influence and Persuasion, Harvard Business School Press, Boston, MA, pp.175-187.
a? Johnson, C 2009, a?Creating an ethical organizational climatea, in Ethical challenges of leadership: casting light or shadow, Sage, London, pp. 265-302.
a? Provis, C 2004, Ethics and organisational politics, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK.