Textbook Notes (368,501)
Canada (161,931)
Psychology (3,337)
PSYC 2360 (100)
Chapter 3

Chapter 3

2 Pages
Unlock Document

PSYC 2360
Mark Fenske

Chapter 3Ethics in Research What is Ethical ResearchEthics involve values not factsThe four basic goals of ethical research protect participants from physical and psychological harm provide freedom of choice about participating in the research maintaining awareness of the power differentials between researcher and participant and honestly describe the nature and use of the research to participants Protecting Research Participants from Physical and Psychological HarmPsychological stressParticipants may discover something unpleasant about themselvesBecome embarrassed or ashamedMost participation in psychological research does not produce longterm psychological damage Providing Freedom of ChoiceVolunteers react differently from nonvolunteers biasInformed consent much include a statement that the study involves research and the expected duration of the participation a description of the procedures to be followed and identification of any procedures which are experimental a description of any reasonably foreseeable risks or discomforts to the participant a description of any benefits to the participant or to others which may reasonably be expected from the research a disclosure of appropriate a
More Less

Related notes for PSYC 2360

Log In


Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.