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      Public Service Ethos: Developing a Generic Measure

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      Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory

      Oxford University Press (OUP)

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              Measuring Public Service Motivation: An Assessment of Construct Reliability and Validity

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                Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory
                Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory
                Oxford University Press (OUP)
                1053-1858
                1477-9803
                December 06 2010
                April 26 2010
                : 21
                : 1
                : 27-51
                10.1093/jopart/muq016
                © 2010

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