Post-Katrina guiding principles of disaster social science research

Article (PDF Available)inSociological Spectrum 27(6):789-792 · November 2007with 45 Reads
DOI: 10.1080/02732170701534283
  • ... However, special care must be taken to ensure research is done in an ethical and compassionate way. A group of social scientists met after Hurricane Katrina and established eight criteria to guide research on the disaster ( Gill et al., 2007). While all eight criteria are relevant to occupational therapy research, the following four resonate most strongly with the Occupational Therapy Code of Ethics and Ethics Standards (AOTA, 2010a) and occupational justice: ...
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