A Conscientious Objection

TitleA Conscientious Objection
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication2009
PublisherAtlanta Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Publication LanguageEnglish
AbstractA researcher remembers a dillema he faced in high school in a biology class when he was asked to take part in a project that involved dissection. He told his teacher that he objected to the project, and had to fight get an alternative assignment to complete. The resarcher asks about the limits of conscientious objection among science students. Includes expert commentary.