ERIC Number: EJ506276
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Ethical Issues in Bereavement Research: An Overview.
Cook, Alicia Skinner
Death Studies, v19 n2 p103-22 Mar-Apr 1995
Guidelines for the conduct of ethical research are reviewed and applied to the field of thanatology. Unique aspects of bereavement studies are identified and are discussed in the context of socially sensitive research. Topics include: freedom for subjects to withdraw from research, consideration of risks and benefits, and the qualifications of project personnel. (JPS)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special theme issue on "Ethics and Bereavement Research."