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The Handbook of Professional Ethics for Psychologists considers the compatibility of science and morality. Challenging readers to question the fundamental philosophical values of professional psychology, the editors and contributors inspire the ethical impulse and encourage active moral leadership. An essential reference for professional and academic psychologists and counselors, the Handbook of Professional Ethics for Psychologists is also an exceptional primary or supplementary reader for graduate students enrolled in courses on Ethics in Psychology and Ethics and Professional Concerns and for anyone considering the compatibility of science and morality.

Confronting Ethical Issues in the Use of Animals in Biomedical and Behavioral Research: The Search for Principles
Confronting ethical issues in the use of animals in biomedical and behavioral research: The search for principles
John P.GluckUniversity of New Mexico and Georgetown University
Jordan B.Bell
MelodyPearson-BishUniversity of New Mexico

There is strong evidence to support the contention that many scientists assume, or perhaps wish, that the practice of science and research exist in an environment necessarily free from the influence of values and from concerns for ethical principles. This widespread ideology pretends that the reflection on issues of values and ethics should be dealt with by others, while the scientist pursues pure unfettered truth. From this perspective, science is about, as Dragnet's detective Joe Friday used to say, “Just the ...

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