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Nine steps to achieve research integrity and build trust

Gaskell, George (2020) Nine steps to achieve research integrity and build trust. Impact of Social Sciences Blog (16 Oct 2020). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Demonstrating research integrity is increasingly a demand for institutions receiving funding. However, whilst hundreds of articles have been written on the topic, precisely what this consists of is less clear. In this piece, George Gaskell presents the findings of a large Horizon 2020 study which distilled research integrity into: three areas, nine topics, and many actions. They argue that the current challenges to research integrity are real. Procedures and policies are needed, and to ensure these work as intended, institutions need a comprehensive plan that ensures that the broad goals don’t get lost. The research system must demonstrate to society that it and its contributions are trustworthy.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/impactofsocialsciences/
Additional Information: © 2020 The Author(s)
Divisions: Psychological and Behavioural Science
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 24 Nov 2020 15:09
Last Modified: 08 Jan 2021 01:21
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/107192

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