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How come most of the western countries have only little corruption? How come they did not catch the fever of corruption when previous generations practiced such crimes as slavery and colonialism? Does Judie-Christianity look down on corruption because it destroys ones own society while it is okay with slavery and colonialism because it destroys other societies?



The correlation between Judeo-Christianity and lack of corruption is negligible. There are plenty of Christian countries with endemic corruption, and several non-Christian countries without (Japan comes to mind).

The correlation between countries which do not pay their civil servants a living/middle-class wage and corruption is a much better direction for your suppositions.


Yes, I think that is a better way to understand it. Thank you.




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