Our attributes and moral values shape who we are and what we become. While there are no unique moral values that are associated with conduct in scientific research, there are certainly value systems that are inherently required to a greater degree in order to achieve success in this field. 652 more words
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Ethics are a subconsciously agreed upon set of moral guidelines that denote what is correct and incorrect behaviour in society. For research to be approved, it must be first put under scrutiny by a Research Ethics Committee (REC) to determine the potential risks involved as well as the effects on participants. 645 more words
I like to think of myself as a fairly good person.
Sure, I might be a touch impatient sometimes, have a tendency to swear quite a lot and told a few lies in my time but I’ve never killed anyone, I’ve never stolen anything and I’ve never cheated (in both a relationship and an academic sense). 630 more words
No matter what type of research you undertake, it is imperative you follow the code of ethics relevant to the particular field you are researching. ‘Doing the right thing’ by the project, those participating and society as a whole is of the utmost importance and apart of a researcher’s ethical obligation (Weerakkody 2008, p.73) . 544 more words
September, 28th – October, 2nd, 2015
Studienhaus Gut Schönwag near Munich, Germany.
Deadline for submission of abstracts: 10th May 2015
The Institute Technology • Theology • Natural Sciences (TTN) at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich organizes an international scientific summer school, funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, on the subject: 569 more words