Snapshots of Research: Readings in Criminology and Criminal Justice is a comprehensive, cutting-edge text that provides an introductory overview of the main research methods used in the fields of criminology and criminal justice. This text/reader offers a wide range of modern research examples, as well as several classic articles, including a broad range of readings from the four major branches of the criminal justice system—policing, courts/law, juvenile justice, and corrections—that are relevant to career paths students may be interested in pursuing.
Chapter 3: Ethics in the Research Process
Ethics in the Research Process
There have been numerous examples of unethical research studies in the social and behavioral sciences, and ethical issues are ever-present in criminal justice and criminology research. As such, many safeguards and guidelines have been put in place to oversee ethical issues as they relate to research, especially research ...