ERIC Number: EJ506280
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Guidelines for Conducting Ethical Bereavement Research.
Parkes, Colin Murray
Death Studies, v19 n2 p171-81 Mar-Apr 1995
Ethical difficulties of bereavement research are described, and guidelines are provided. Issues discussed include gaining access and obtaining informed consent. Preventing possible harm to respondents is achieved by not applying pressure, training interviewers, supervising the interviews, insuring confidentiality, minimizing stress, and engaging in rigorous methodology. (JPS)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special theme issue on "Ethics and Bereavement Research."