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Author Committee on Assessing Integrity in Research Environments (U.S.)

Title Integrity in scientific research : creating an environment that promotes responsible conduct / Committee on Assessing Integrity in Research Environments, Board on Health Sciences Policy and Division of Earth and Life Studies, Institute of Medicine, National Research Council of the National Academies
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, [2002]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 202 pages) : illustrations
Contents Executive summary -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Integrity in research -- 3. The Research environment and its impact on integrity in research -- 4. Institutional approaches to fostering integrity in research -- 5. Promoting integrity in research through education -- 6. Evaluation by self-assessment -- 7. Concluding remarks and recommendations -- Appendixes
Summary "Integrity in Scientific Research attempts to define and describe those elements that enable and encourage individuals involved with scientific research to act with integrity. Providing a framework for research and educational institutions, this important book will be essential for anyone concerned about ethics in the scientific community." --Book Jacket
Notes "Support for this project was provided by the Office of Research Integrity, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services."--Title page verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Integrity.
Research -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Ethics, Research.
Research Personnel -- standards.
Research -- standards.
Scientific Misconduct.
Form Electronic book
Author United States. Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health. Office of Research Integrity.
National Research Council (U.S.)
LC no. 2002110217
ISBN 0309500257 (electronic bk.)
9780309500258 (electronic bk.)