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PSYC 6704 Ethics and Standards of Psychology : Welcome & Course Readings

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Please find your required library readings below. If you have problems with the links below, please contact the Library. If you have APA questions about these materials, please contact the Writing Center.

PSYC 6704 Required Course Readings


The links are for required readings found in the Walden databases ONLY. For all other readings, see your course resources.

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Christens, B., & Perkins, D. D. (2008). Transdisciplinary, multilevel action research to enhance ecological and psychopolitical validity. Journal of Community Psychology, 36(2), 214–231.

Gibbon, M. (2002). Doing a doctorate using a participatory action research framework in the context of community health. Qualitative Health Research, 12(4), 546–558.

Hugman, R., Pittaway, E., & Bartolomei, L. (2011). When “do no harm’ is not enough: The ethics of research with refugees and other vulnerable groups.” British Journal of Social Work, 41(7), 1271–1287.

Kelley, S., Crosby, S., Grodin, M. A., Macklin, R., Rubin, S., Brunger, F., & Weijer, C. (2002). The forum. Ethics and Behavior, 12(4), 371–387.

Lauwers, H., & Van Hove, G. (2010). Supporting the participation rights of children in a sensitive research project: The case of young road traffic victims. International Journal of Children’s Rights, 18(3), 335–354.

London, L. (2002). Ethical oversight of public health research: Can rules and IRBs make a difference in developing countries? American Journal of Public Health, 92(7), 1079–1983.

Nagy, T. F. (2011). Ethics in psychological assessment. In Essential ethics for psychologists: A primer for understanding and mastering core issues (pp. 171–183). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Other Readings

Optional or supplemental readings may or may not be available in the library. Find further information about optional readings here.

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