Courtesy Authorship

TitleCourtesy Authorship
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication1994
AuthorsKorenman, SG, Shipp, AC
PublisherAssociation of American Medical Colleges
AbstractA professor uses his sabbatical to visit the lab of a respected scientist. When he subsequently prepares a paper for publication, he learns that the policy at the lab is to include the name of another scientist on all publications regardless of his contribution to the specific project.
NotesUsed with permission of Association of American Medical Colleges. Case drawn from Teaching the Responsible Conduct of Research Through Case Study Approach: A Handbook for Instructors, Stanley G. Korenman and Allan C. Shipp, Eds., 1994.
URLhttp://www.research.umn.edu/ethics/pdf/CourtesyAuthorship.htm
Full Text

Discipline: 

Subject: 

Publication: