Stage Names and Deception: Two Examples

TitleStage Names and Deception: Two Examples
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsAmerican Sociological Association,
PublisherAmerican Sociological Association
AbstractTo help protect the identity of interviewers from harassment from study participants, and also to help protect the identity and feelings in participants in a different study looking at welfare recipients, a survey organization lets the interviewers use stage names while conducting surveys and on informed consent forms. Is this a form of deception?
OEC Unique IdentifierAmerican Sociological Association, Teaching Ethics Throughout the Curriculum