Research Misconduct

Research Misconduct : Issues, Implications, and Strategies

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  • Paperback | 220 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 14.22mm | 462.66g
  • Praeger Publishers Inc
  • Westport, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1567503411
  • 9781567503418

Table of contents

Acknowledgments Preface Scientific and Research Misconduct. Misconduct and the Scholarly Literature Student and Faculty Perceptions About Misconduct: A Case Study. Research Misconduct as Viewed From Multiple Perspectives Misconduct: Coping With the Problem. Implications of Misconduct for Bibliographic Instruction The Implications of Research Misconduct for Libraries and Librarians Misconduct: Maintaining the Public Trust Appendix A: Some Publicly-Discussed Cases Involving Scientific Misconduct and the Research Literature Appendix B: Some Journals and Monographs in Which Those Implicated in Misconduct Have Been Published Appendix C: Research Misconduct (Faculty Survey Appendix D: Research Misconduct (Student Survey) Appendix E: Falsified Study: Use and Nonuse of U.S. Government Information on the Internet and World Wide Web by Academic Historians and Political Scientists-A Cross-Institutional Comparison Appendix F: How to Find out About Tainted Research Appendix G: Codes of Ethics From Professional Societies and Guidelines for Instructions to Authors References Author Index Subject Index About the Contributors.
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"[t]he book might be aptly described as a breakthrough work as well as an exploratory one....Research Misconduct is packed with valuable information for scholars interested in academic ethics, information ethics, sociology of science and higher education, scholarly communication, peer review, and academic librarianship. In fact, all librarians (from directors and head librarians to library school students) who take seriously their role of providing scholars with accurate information might do well to have a personal copy."-Journal of Information Ethics "The appendices provide many RM-cases, a long list of journals dealing with RM, and Iodes of Ethics and Guidelines for researchers. The references are an invaluable introduction to publications on RM."-The Whistle "Ythe book might be aptly described as a breakthrough work as well as an exploratory one....Research Misconduct is packed with valuable information for scholars interested in academic ethics, information ethics, sociology of science and higher education, scholarly communication, peer review, and academic librarianship. In fact, all librarians (from directors and head librarians to library school students) who take seriously their role of providing scholars with accurate information might do well to have a personal copy."-Journal of Information Ethics ?The appendices provide many RM-cases, a long list of journals dealing with RM, and Iodes of Ethics and Guidelines for researchers. The references are an invaluable introduction to publications on RM.?-The Whistle ?[t]he book might be aptly described as a breakthrough work as well as an exploratory one....Research Misconduct is packed with valuable information for scholars interested in academic ethics, information ethics, sociology of science and higher education, scholarly communication, peer review, and academic librarianship. In fact, all librarians (from directors and head librarians to library school students) who take seriously their role of providing scholars with accurate information might do well to have a personal copy.?-Journal of Information Ethics
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