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Ethical imperialism institutional review boards and the social sciences in America, 1965-2007 by Zachary M. Schrag

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Social sciences -- Research -- Moral and ethical aspects -- United States,
  • Institutional review boards (Medicine) -- United States -- History,
  • Privacy -- United States -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementZachary M. Schrag.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsH62.5.U5 S37 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23918948M
ISBN 100801894905
ISBN 109780801894909
LC Control Number2009043789
OCLC/WorldCa465189830

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