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Ética de la investigación en ciencias sociales. Un análisis de la vulnerabilidad en la investigación social

Ética de la investigación en ciencias sociales. Un análisis de la vulnerabilidad en la investigación social

Author: María Florencia Santi 

ISBN: 978-2-88931-085-2
Series number: Globethics.net Theses No. 18
Publication: 2016

The purpose of this PhD thesis is to make a philosophical analysis of the ethical problems that may arise in the context of social science research. Chapter 1 aims to briefly reconstruct the history of the ethics of social research and account for current developments and academic debates around these issues. Chapter 2 has to describe the main methodological strategies of the social sciences and to make an approach to the ethical problems. Chapters 3 and 4 focus on the particularized analysis of the ethical problems of social investigations in the light of various key concepts: harm, risk, benefit, autonomy, privacy and confidentiality. Chapters 5 and 6 address a novel theme: 

 

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