Internet research ethics and the institutional review board

TitleInternet research ethics and the institutional review board
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsBuchanan, EA, Ess, CM
JournalACM SIGCAS Computers and Society
Volume39
Issue3
Pagination43 - 49
Date Published12/2009
ISSN Number00952737
KeywordsCOMMUNICATION , computer , COMPUTER science , Human , Human Research Subjects , Institutional , institutional review boards , Media Studies , Privacy , Privacy and Surveillance , PSYCHOLOGY , SOCIAL , SOCIAL sciences , SOCIOLOGY
AbstractThe Internet has been used as a place for and site of an array of research activities. From online ethnographies to public data sets and online surveys, researchers and research regulators have struggled with an array of ethical issues around the conduct of online research. This paper presents a discussion and findings from Buchanan and Ess‘s study on US-based institutional review boards and the state of internet research ethics.
DOI10.1145/1713066.1713069
Short TitleSIGCAS Comput. Soc.
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