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Ethical Issues in Scientific Research : An Anthology - Edward Erwin

Ethical Issues in Scientific Research

An Anthology

By: Edward Erwin (Editor), Sidney Gendin (Editor), Lowell Kleiman (Editor)

Paperback Published: 26th January 1994
ISBN: 9780815317906
Number Of Pages: 432

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After a brief overview, sections contain readings on such topics as science and values, science and the misrepresentation of data, human experimentation, animal experimentation, genetic research, and other controversial areas of research.

Science and Human Valuesp. 7
The Exact Role of Value Judgments in Sciencep. 29
The Structure of the Argumentp. 51
Fraud and the Structure of Sciencep. 69
The Murky Borderland between Scientific Intuition and Fraudp. 91
On the Supposed Indispensability of Deception in Social Psychologyp. 111
Keeping Deception Honest: Justifying Conditions for Social Scientific Research Strategiesp. 121
The Case for Deception in Medical Experimentationp. 141
An Argument That All Prerandomized Clinical Trials Are Unethicalp. 159
The Conflict between Randomized Clinical Trials and the Therapeutic Obligationp. 179
Sins of Omission? The Non-Treatment of Controls in Clinical Trials - Ip. 201
Sins of Omission? The Non-Treatment of Controls in Clinical Trials - IIp. 219
The Significance of Animal Sufferingp. 233
Singer's Intermediate Conclusionp. 245
On Singer: More Argument, Less Prescriptivismp. 249
The Case for the Use of Animals in Biomedical Researchp. 253
On the Ethics of the Use of Animals in Sciencep. 267
Genetic Engineeringp. 307
The Genetic Adventurep. 321
What Is Wrong with Eugenics?p. 329
Human Gene Therapy: Scientific and Ethical Considerationsp. 337
Forbidden Research: Limits to Inquiry in the Social Sciencesp. 355
The Intelligence Controversy: The Ethical Problemp. 371
The Fallacy of Richard Herrnstein's IQp. 377
Conducting Scientific Research for the Military as a Civic Dutyp. 387
Military Funds, Moral Demands; Personal Responsibilities of the Individual Scientistp. 397
Indexp. 411
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ISBN: 9780815317906
ISBN-10: 0815317905
Series: GARLAND STUDIES IN APPLIED ETHICS, VOL 2
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 432
Published: 26th January 1994
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.6 x 14.0  x 2.2
Weight (kg): 0.5
Edition Number: 1