Guest editorial. Professions under suspicion: what role for professional ethics and commitment in contemporary societies?

The rising distrust and the surveillance over expert knowledge highlights how the professions and societies maintain a paradoxical relationship: the latter both needs as much as it suspects the former. This tension requires a sociological reading able to clarify the role of ethics and professional c...

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Main Author: Carvalho, Teresa
Correia, Tiago
Serra, Helena
Format: Journal Article
Language: English, Portuguese
Place of publication: Mundos Sociais 01.09.2018
Editora Mundos Sociais
published in: Sociologia (Lisbon, Portugal) no. 88; pp. 9 - 25
Data of publication: 2018-09-01
ISSN: 0873-6529
2182-7907
EISSN: 2182-7907
Alternate Title: L’éditorial invité: Les professions suspectées: quel est le rôle de l’éthique professionnelle et de l’engagement dans les sociétés contemporaines?
Discipline: Sociology & Social History
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