ERIC Number: EJ360091
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Observing Abuse: Professional Ethics and Personal Morality in Field Research.
Taylor, Steven J.
Qualitative Sociology, v10 n3 p288-302 Fall 1987
Describes observation research conducted by the author in a state institution for the mentally retarded. Discusses the moral and ethical dilemmas that occurred when the author witnessed routine abuse to patients by the institution's attendants. (BSR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: This journal is published quarterly by the Human Sciences Press, 72 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10011.