• Define the term statesmanship and explain its relevance to effective and ethical public administration.
• Evaluate historical models for government administration.
• Compare and contrast with American founding principles.
• Synthesize a Biblical/covenantal model of statesmanship, leadership and organizational behavior with the above.
A statesman is a person who demonstrates love for the country and exhibits tendencies of patriotism. Statesmanship is relevant for purposes of governance and a statesman should bear such qualities like integrity, accountability, empathy, humility and such kind of qualities. The historical models of governance include traditional model, carver board governance model, cortex board governance model and competency board governance model.