The Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR) is an organisation whose aim is to ensure that “research on and about the Internet is conducted in an ethical and professional manner”.
AoIR recently published their second major report intended to assist researchers in making ethical decisions in their research:
2012: Ethical decision-making and Internet research 2.0: Recommendations from the aoir ethics working committee (Author: Annette Markham and Elizabeth Buchanan, with contributions from the AOIR Ethics Working committee).
It updates their previous report frmo 2002: Ethical decision-making and Internet research: Recommendations from the aoir ethics working committee (Author: Charles Ess and the AOIR Ethics Working Committee).
Categories: Rethinking The World