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American Psychological Association Ethics Office
An extremely well organized web site that includes major ethical guidelines on professional practice and research in the field of psychology.
Ethics in Mental Health Research
Developed and maintained by the Department of Health Care Ethics at Saint Louis University and the Missouri Institute of Mental health, this web site includes a large number of guidelines, case studies, and other materials on ethical issues that arise in mental health research.
U.S. Office of Research Integrity,
Department of Health and Human Services. Site includes educational resources on responsible conduct of research, U.S. legislation, guidelines governing federally funded research, and reports and news summaries of national and international misconduct.
APA Responsible Conduct of Research Resources
This extensive collection of online resources put together by the American Psychological Association covers all areas of responsible conduct of research including collaborative research, data management, and mentoring.
Covering all fields of philosophy and practical ethics, search here for articles on the responsible conduct of research, bioethics, and teaching ethics. Articles tend to approach subject from a less discipline-specific perspective.
This is the definitive psychology database. It covers all research fields in psychology. Types of results include peer-reviewed journals, empirical studies, literature reviews, dissertation abstracts, and more.
Books and Anthologies
Ethics in Psychology and the Mental Health Professions by
Publication Date: 2016-01-05
This is a classic textbook in psychology ethics that gives a good introduction to major moral issues that often come up in research and practice, and includes a number of illustrative case studies.
Ethical Conflicts in Psychology
Ethics and Values in Industrial-Organizational Psychology by
Call Number: CSEP.HF5548.8.L36442003
Publication Date: 2003-05-01
Integrating work from the fields of moral philosophy, moral psychology, organizational psychology, and political and social economy, as well as business, Lefkowitz (Baruch College, City University of New York) provides a framework for moral action and a practical model for ethical decision making. The book can serve as a text for advanced undergraduate and graduate/doctoral courses in business ethics, organizational psychology, and human resources
Practical Ethics for Psychologists by
Call Number: BF76.4.K642006
Publication Date: 2005-10-15
Using the 2002 APA Code of Ethics as a guide, the authors of this book lay out a five-step model for resolving ethical dilemmas, illustrating the discussion with thumbnail sketches of both ethical and questionable behaviors.
Ethics & Behavior
A multidisciplinary journal looking at the ethical and moral behavior of humans, and the ethics surrounding the use of human and animal subjects in research.
More Psychology Guides
Use this guide to find resources in industrial/organizational psychology, rehabilitation psychology, and clinical psychology as well as course-specific information.
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