Research fraud in the behavioral and biomedical sciences

TitleResearch fraud in the behavioral and biomedical sciences
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1992
AuthorsMiller, DJ, Hersen, M
Paginationxii, 251 p.
Place PublishedNew York
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number0471520683
Accession Number23939806
Keywords-- , and , Aspect , aspects.; , ethical , Fraud , in , Medical , mor , Moral , PSYCHOLOGY , Recherche , research , science.; , sciences , SOCIAL
AbstractThis book discusses misconduct in research both from the moral/ethical viewpoint as well as the legal. Covers the institutional and career pressures to perform; the review process used by professional journals and institutional review boards; the psychological characteristics of perpetrators; and discusses several actual cases and their outcome.
Notes24 cm.Misconduct and fraud in the empirical sciences : history and overview / David J. Miller, Michel Hersen -- Ethics and the nature of empirical science / Kenneth F. Schaffner -- Legal responses to allegations of scientific misconduct / Robert P. Charrow, Michael J. Saks -- Cardiology : the John Darsee experience / Eugene Braunwald -- Plagiarism : the case of Elias A.K. Alsabti / David J. Miller -- Scientific fraud or false accusations? : the case of Cyril Burt / Arthur R. Jensen -- Personality factors in scientific fraud and misconduct / David J. Miller -- The consequences of fraud / Alan Poling -- Academic pressures / Mark H. Thelen, Thomas M. DiLorenzo -- Editorial processes, safeguards, and remedies / Daniel X. Freedman.; Institutional review board : ethical gatekeeper / Richard L. Cohen, Alexander J. Ciocca -- Future directions : a modest proposal / Michel Hersen, David J. Miller.Table of Contents bibliographical references and indexes.National bibliography no: GB93-9911edited by David J. Miller, Michel Hersen. More Records: Show record informationInternet resource (url)Book; Internet Resource Date of Entry: 19910529
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