The Enforcement of Professional Ethics by Scientific Societies

TitleThe Enforcement of Professional Ethics by Scientific Societies
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1996
AuthorsGardner, W
JournalProfessional Ethics: A Multidisciplinary Journal
Type of ArticleJournal Article
Publication Languageeng
ISSN Number1063-6579
AbstractThe author looks at the many scientific organizations that lack professional codes of ethics, and the even smaller number who enforce their code. He argues that the enforcement of ethics codes by professional societies sends a needed message about the significance of the code and the place that norms should take in scientists' moral character.
NotesCover Date: Spring-Summer 1996.Source Info: 5(1-2), 125-138. Language: English. Journal Announcement: 31-4. Subject: COMMITTEE; ETHICS; ORGANIZATION; PROFESSIONAL ETHICS; SCIENCE. Update Code: 20100311.
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