In this assignment you will discuss Research Ethics, the ethical  principles of scientific research, the purpose of the institutional  review board and professional code of ethics.

Read carefully pages 137-142 (Chapter 16) of this book:

Bhattacherjee, A. (2012). Social science research: Principles, methods, and practices.

Use the information provided in the readings to write a 5- to 7-page  paper that discusses the ethical considerations for quantitative,  qualitative, and action/evaluation research designs.

Explain the purpose of an Institutional Review Board (IRB). In your  own words, describe the steps of the IRB process at Trident and provide a  summary of the components required in the IRB application at Trident.

Finally, describe one professional code of ethics from an area of your choice.


Organization: Subheadings should be used to organize your paper according to the questions.

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