Rightdoing and Misconduct in Research

TitleRightdoing and Misconduct in Research
Publication TypeTeaching Module
Year of Publication2000
AuthorsRufty, R, Kriesberg, N
PublisherNorth Carolina State University at Raleigh
KeywordsENGINEERING , Misconduct , SCIENCE , SOCIAL sciences
AbstractRightdoing and Research presents the major issues concerning research integrity and misconduct; we intend this to be more of a reference handbook than the other modules in the series. Our faculty expert for this module is Becky Rufty, the Graduate School. Concepts of Rightdoing and integrity are discussed, and we expand the discussion with several key articles in the evolution of research ethics literature. Ethical concerns about ambiguity and trust are explored, as is the idea of micro and Macroethics. We focus on the resources at NC State University for promoting research integrity, as well as national guidelines. We present a Case Study from the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics. In the Study Question we focus on misconduct challenges. As usual, we close with a sampling of further resources.
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