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Research Ethics in Criminology

Israel, M.ORCID: 0000-0002-1263-8699 and Hay, I. (2012) Research Ethics in Criminology. In: Gadd, D., Karstedt, S. and Messner, S.F., (eds.) The SAGE Handbook of Criminological Research Methods. SAGE Publications, pp. 500-515.

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While few criminologists have written about or even taught research ethics (Rhineberger, 2006), there is an oral tradition as criminologists–like many other researchers–swap stories about their dealings with various research ethics and research committees. These accounts tend to be dominated by horror stories or suggestions for ways of mollifying committees. As a result, little time has been spent describing positive interactions and not much systemic effort has been invested in exchanging models of good practice...

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Publisher: SAGE Publications
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