Topic : Ethics and Human Interface: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions; dimensions of ethics; ethics in private and public relationships. Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; role of family, society and educational institutions in inculcating values.
7) What do you understand by spirit of service? Explain why is it important in public services.(250 words)
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Why this question:
The question intends to discuss the concept of spirit of service.
Key demand of the question:
The answer must discuss in detail the concept of spirit of service and its significance in public service.
Structure of the answer:
In a few introductory lines define spirit of service as the quality of being committed to public service without any self-motives.
Explain that Spirit of Service; This quality in public service makes the foundation of such job requirement. Spirit of service towards the nation and its people is the cornerstone of pub. service and requires readiness to serve in all and every condition. Service to human is service to God – said by Swami Vivekananda gives more strength to this spirit as it calls on the pub. servant to observe public service as having its own sanctity and must find his/her satisfaction in service of the people.
Conclude by reasserting significance of it in public services.