Bibliography of Suggested References
- University of LaVerne Institutional Review Board (IRB) for the Protection of Human Subjects. (August 2002)
Policies and Procedures.
Department of Education site for the protection of human subjects. This is a comprehensive site with links to the Federal Regulations for Human Subjects Research and a wealth of other useful information that is helpful in guiding the preparation of an application. http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocfo/humansub.html
United States. Department of Health, Education and Welfare, National Commission for the Protection of Human Subjects of Biomedical and Behavioral Research. (April 18, 1979).
The Belmont Report: Ethical Principles and Guidelines for the Protections of Human Subjects of Research,
- Department of Health and Human Services, Protection of Human Subjects. Title 45, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 46, Revised and Effective June, 23, 2005, at http://www.hhs.gov/ohrp/humansubjects/guidance/45cfr46.htm.
- Department of Health and Human Services, Protection of Human Subjects.
Guidelines for the Conduct of Research Involving Human Subjects at the National Institutes of Health
- American Psychological Association Ethics Code (1992),
47, 1597-1611 (Section 6.0), (presently under revision-check on section after revision). Also at http://www.apa.org/ethics/.
- American Psychological Association, Council of National Psychological Association for the Advancement of Ethnic Minority Interests (CNPAAMI) (2000).
Guidelines for Research in Ethnic Minority Communities
. Washington, D.C. Also at http://www.apa.org/pi/oema/guidelinesremc.pdf.
- American Anthropology Association has posted guidelines for IRB and research at http://www.aaanet.org/ar/irb/index.htm. A recent statement on ethnography (2004) is linked to this page.
- The National Academies Press has created a pamphlet on the ethics of being a scientist that provides some excellent information about the ethical treatment of both human and animal research subjects. The pamphlet, entitled " On Being a Scienctist" can be downloaded as a .pdf file from their site located HERE or it can be download directly HERE
Whenever appropriate, ethical codes of related professional associations and academic disciplines should be consulted.