Ethical decision-making in research: Identifying all competing interests
- 133 Downloads
Ethical dilemmas are the result of conflicts between potential benefits or harms for two or more competing interests. Therefore, ethical decision-making implies a responsibility to identify those interests, harms, and benefits. For this purpose, researchers have responsibilities to the research, the subjects of research, other researchers, the institution, society, the environment, and self.
Keywordsresponsible conduct of research (RCR) ethical decision-making research ethics
Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.
- 1.Pimple, K.D. (2002) Six Domains of Research Ethics: A Heuristic Framework for the Responsible Conduct of Research, Science and Engineering Ethics 8(2): 191–205.Google Scholar
- 2.Bebeau, M.J. with Pimple, K.D., Muskavitch, K.M.T., Smith, D.H. (1995) Moral Reasoning in Scientific Research: A Tool for Teaching and Assessment, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA.Google Scholar