Finding out about ethics: what sources of information do Australian psychologists find useful?
Sullivan, Karen A. (2005) Finding out about ethics: what sources of information do Australian psychologists find useful? Australian Psychologist, 40(3), pp. 187-189.
In 1999 a national survey of 2,100 members of the Australian Psychological Society (APS) was undertaken to investigate Australian psychologists’ ethical beliefs and behaviours (Sullivan, 2002). As part of this survey, participants were asked to rate the usefulness of various sources of ethics information. Approximately six hundred respondents answered this section of the survey, indicating Australian psychologists consider a range of sources of information about ethics useful and favour discussions with colleagues. Results are discussed in relation to findings from overseas surveys that have also addressed this issue, and several recommendations are made about future ethics education.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||ethics, psychologists, ethical information, information, psychology|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > PSYCHOLOGY AND COGNITIVE SCIENCES (170000) > PSYCHOLOGY (170100) > Psychology not elsewhere classified (170199)|
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > PSYCHOLOGY AND COGNITIVE SCIENCES (170000) > PSYCHOLOGY (170100)
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health|
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2005 Taylor & Francis|
|Copyright Statement:||First published in Australian Psychologist 40(3):pp. 187-189.|
|Deposited On:||21 Dec 2006|
|Last Modified:||29 Feb 2012 23:13|
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