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Ethics in Qualitative Research (2nd ed)

Miller, Tina; Birch, Maxine; Mauthner, Melanie and Jessop, Julie eds. (2012). Ethics in Qualitative Research (2nd ed). London: Sage.

URL: http://www.uk.sagepub.com/books/Book237572
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Abstract

This fresh, confident second edition expands its focus on the theoretical and practical aspects of doing qualitative research in light of new ethical dilemmas facing researchers today.

In a climate of significant social and technological change, researchers must respond to increased ethical regulation and scrutiny of research. New sources, types of data and modes of accessing participants are all challenging and reconfiguring traditional ideas of the research relationship.

This engaging textbook explores key ethical dilemmas - including research boundaries, informed consent, participation, rapport and analysis - within the context of a rapidly changing research environment. The book effectively covers the ethical issues related to the data collection process, helping readers to address the ethical considerations relevant to their research.

Item Type: Edited Book
Copyright Holders: 2012 The contributors
ISBN: 1-4462-1089-8, 978-1-4462-1089-5
Academic Unit/Department: Health and Social Care
Social Sciences > Social Policy and Criminology
Item ID: 33917
Depositing User: Maxine Birch
Date Deposited: 27 Jun 2012 12:34
Last Modified: 26 Jul 2013 09:13
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/33917
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