Research ethics

Alex Reinhart – Updated April 10, 2018 notebooks ·

See also Ethics, Privacy and surveillance.

It is interesting to compare the anti-IRB sentiments below, which often complain that the conceivable harms of social and behavior research are negligible, versus arguments made by privacy advocates, to whom any individual data is potentially harmful. Are they neglecting privacy harms? Are privacy harms limited when we’re talking about scientists and not companies or governments?