Ethics Protocols and Research Ethics Committees

This book introduces key issues relating to the ethics approval process and can assist candidates in successfully obtaining approval for your academic research. Worthwhile reading for Honors, Masters and PhD candidates.

by Dan Remenyi, Nicola Swan and Ben Van Den Assem

Chapter 1: Ethics Protocols – The Key Issues

Chapter 2: What is research?

Chapter 3: How Research Ethics evolved

Chapter 4: Ethics Protocol application

Chapter 5: Amending the Ethics Protocol

Chapter 6: Data Protection Legislation.

Chapter 7: Cross culture, class and language research

Chapter 8: Ethics Committee Processes

Chapter 9: Case Study: Two Ethics Committees

Chapter 10: Some problems

Chapter 11: Advice to researchers

Chapter 12: Some end notes