Res Publica

, Volume 18, Issue 2, pp 189–200 | Cite as

The Challenge of a Moral Politics: Mendus and Coady on Politics, Integrity and ‘Dirty Hands’

Susan Mendus: Politics and Morality, Polity Press, Cambridge, 2009, 130 pp. C. A. J. Coady: Messy Morality: The Challenge of Politics, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 2008, 123 pp.



My thanks to Eve Garrard, Ben Saunders and an anonymous reviewer for comments and suggestions on how to improve the review.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Social SciencesThe University of ManchesterManchesterUK

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