Corruption is spiritual or moral impurity or deviation from an ideal. Corruption may include many activities including bribery and embezzlement. Government or political, corruption occurs when an office-holder or other governmental employee acts in an official capacity for personal gain.
As a result of the complexity of corruption, its effects on the systemic existence of its victims as does its prevalence through the efforts of its perpetuators, its definition has continued to be shrouded by value preference and differences Corruption according to Harsh (1993), is a practical problem, involving the outright theft, embezzlement of funds or other appropriation of state property, nepotism, and granting of favor to personal acquaintance. It has been argued that corruption involves behaviors which deviate from the moral and constitutional requirements. Kalu (1991) conceives corruption as the conscious and well planned act by a person or group of persons to appropriate, by unlawful means, the wealth of another person or' group of persons. Corruption can also be seen as diversion of resources from the betterment of the community to the gain of individuals at the expense of the community.
Scholarly journal is a peer-reviewed journal in which scholarship relating to a particular academic discipline is published. Scholarly journals serve as forums for the introduction and presentation for scrutiny of new research, and the critique of existing research. Content typically takes the form of articles presenting original research, review articles, and book reviews. The term Scholarly journal applies to scholarly publications in all fields; this article discusses the aspects common to all academic field journals.
Review of public administration and management is one of the scholarly published indexed journals on corruption. The manuscripts published in this journal are defining and explaining poverty of our society. All published articles are permanently archived and available at OMICS Group website in HTML, Digital, Audio and PDF formats. The manuscripts publish in this journal is indexed in Google Scholar and Cross-ref.
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Last date updated on June, 2014