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Social Work Research: Framework: Social Work Ethics

Society for Social Work & Research

NASW Code of Ethics

Code of Ethics of the National Association of Social Workers
Approved by the 1996 NASW Delegate Assembly and revised by the 2008 NASW Delegate Assembly
Ethical Standards in Social Work: The NASW Code of Ethics
Frederic G. Reamer. Encyclopedia of Social Work. New York, Oxford University Press, 2008.
"This article summarizes the diverse purposes and functions of professional codes of ethics and the historical trends and changes in social work's codes of ethics."
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Research Ethics

Ethics in Research
Jeane W. Anastas. Encyclopedia of Social Work New York, Oxford University Press, 2008.
"This article describes (a) the general ethical principles guiding research involving human beings, (b) mechanisms for the ethical review of studies involving human beings, (c) ethical issues in research on vulnerable populations such as children and adolescents, recipients of care, and other socially marginalized groups, and (d) plagiarism, authorship, and conflict of interest. Current topics in the responsible conduct of research include the use of clinical and audio or video data, participatory action research, and Internet-based studies."
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Ethical Beliefs of Social Work Researchers: Results of a National Study
Dawn Hall Apgar and Elaine Congress. Journal of Social Service Research 32(2), 2006, pp.61-80.
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