PSYC 1094: Researching Responsibly
Case Study: Tragedy at Johns Hopkins
Read the following (brief) news story.
Be prepared to:
1. Summarize the main points
2. Consider what you might have done differently in the situation, if you were the researcher in the story
Case Study 2: Who's Afraid of Peer Review?
Listen to the following news story:
(You can also read the full story, published in Science, here: http://www.sciencemag.org/content/342/6154/60.full)
1. What does this story mean to you?
2. When you're doing research, how can you tell which articles (and journals) are trustworthy?