Ethics of Scientific Research

Ethics of Scientific Research

by Kristin Dr. Shrader-Frechette
     
 

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Challenging long-held theories of scientific rationality and remoteness, Kristin Shrader-Frechette argues that research cannot be 'value free.' Rather, any research will raise important moral issues for those involved, issues not only of truthfulness but of risk to research subjects, third parties, and the general public.

Overview

Challenging long-held theories of scientific rationality and remoteness, Kristin Shrader-Frechette argues that research cannot be 'value free.' Rather, any research will raise important moral issues for those involved, issues not only of truthfulness but of risk to research subjects, third parties, and the general public.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780585165295
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/2000
Series:
Issues in Academic Ethics
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
256
File size:
773 KB

Meet the Author

Kristin Shrader-Frechette is Distinguished Research Professor of Philosophy and of Environmental Sciences and Policy at the University of South Florida. She holds degrees in mathematics, physics, and philosophy.

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