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Ethical issues in image-based research

Clark, A, Prosser, J and Wiles, R 2010, 'Ethical issues in image-based research' , Arts & Health: An International Journal for Research, Policy and Practice, 2 (1) , pp. 81-93.

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Abstract

This paper provides an overview of current ethical concerns in image-based research. It considers the influence of institutional structures such as regulatory frameworks, professional guidelines and institutional review boards before focusing on issues of data collection and dissemination. The paper discusses informed consent, anonymity and confidentiality, specifically in relation to how they may differ in image-based compared to word-based research. It is suggested that a situated approach to image-based ethics is better able to take account of the concrete, everyday situations within which ethics are negotiated between researchers and research participants.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: ethical dilemmas; image-based research; research ethics; visual ethics
Themes: Subjects / Themes > H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Subjects outside of the University Themes
Schools: Colleges and Schools > College of Health & Social Care
Colleges and Schools > College of Health & Social Care > School of Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work & Social Sciences > Centre for Social Research
Colleges and Schools > College of Health & Social Care > School of Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work & Social Sciences
Journal or Publication Title: Arts & Health: An International Journal for Research, Policy and Practice
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 1753-3015
Depositing User: AJ Clark
Date Deposited: 05 Oct 2010 13:04
Last Modified: 06 Jun 2014 07:08
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/10427

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