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Social Scientists and the Human Terrain System (HTS) Project
Secondary Title Research, Ethics, and Society

Added01/01/2013

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Year 2013
  • Added01/25/2018

    Public well-being can be thought to consist of outcomes that promote well-being or benefits for society at large. To better delineate this notion, a useful starting point is the video on the OEC titled “ New Tools for Science Policy – Public Value Mapping .” This video ...

    Author(s) Rachelle Hollander
    Authoring Institution Online Ethics Center
    Year 2017
  • Added01/25/2018

    Certain research areas are controversial insofar as they raise special ethical concern; one such area is that of research for military or defense purposes – with an offensive or defensive military or security goal. In addition, ethical issues arise for research that may be practiced or ...

    Author(s) Rachelle Hollander
    Authoring Institution Online Ethics Center
    Year 2017
  • Added12/15/2016

    Updated12/15/2016

    In general, when people ask whether a person, group, or organization has acted in a socially responsible manner, they are asking whether it has met expectations for behavior that will benefit society at large. The phrase “social responsibility” holds individuals, social groups or ...

    Author(s) Rachelle Hollander
    Authoring Institution Online Ethics Center
    Year 2016
Cite this page: "Social Scientists and the Human Terrain System (HTS) Project" Online Ethics Center for Engineering 1/1/2013 OEC Accessed: Saturday, October 20, 2018 <www.onlineethics.org/Resources/Research_Ethics_and_Society/27992/HTSproject.aspx>