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Social Science 108: Ethics in the Social Sciences

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This engaging Social Science 108 course covers how ethics apply in the social sciences. You can use these text and video lessons to further understand this topic ahead of writing an important paper, to get caught up after missing class or in preparation for an upcoming test.
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8 chapters in Social Science 108: Ethics in the Social Sciences

Ch 1. Moral Reasoning {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[319023].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What Are Values, Morals & Ethics? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32868].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32868].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Morality? - Definition & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53050].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53050].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Perspectives on Morality: Autonomy, Heteronomy & Theonomy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53074].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53074].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Approaches to the Study of Morality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53052].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53052].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How Morality Differs from Law & Religion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53053].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53053].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Basic Principles of Morality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53054].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53054].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Historical Approaches to Understanding Morality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54626].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54626].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Moral Law Theories of Epictetus, Kant & Locke Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53064].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53064].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Kohlberg's Stages of Moral Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Moral Law Theories of Royce, King & Rawls Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53066].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53066].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Consequentialist & Non-Consequentialist Views of Morality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53068].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53068].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Decision Making Models: Definition, Development & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[43272].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[43272].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Ethical Decision Making Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14575].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14575].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Frameworks for Ethical Decision Making Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56955].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56955].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Legal Ethical Decision Making: Models, Steps & Framework Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13276].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13276].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Cultural and Ethical Considerations in Group Decision Making Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10182].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10182].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Vroom-Yetton Leader Participation Model: Rethinking Business Decision Making Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8843].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8843].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Applying the Scientific Model to the Decision-Making Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9507].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9507].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Is Social Science Research? - Definition, Methods & Topics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24294].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24294].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Risks of Research: Physical Harm, Psychological Abuse & Legal Jeopardy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11242].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11242].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Ethical Concerns in Sociological Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52185].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52185].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Ethics in Psychological Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3811].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3811].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Ethics of Psychological Experiments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Legal and Unethical Behavior in Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11247].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11247].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Covert Observation: Definition & Advantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[64773].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[64773].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Double-Blind Study: Definition & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2687].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2687].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Naturalistic Observation in Psychology: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57223].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57223].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Negating Deception in Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11245].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11245].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - What Is Ethnography? - Studying Cultural Phenomena Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9517].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9517].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Bias in Statistics: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[55395].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[55395].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Misleading Uses of Statistics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14572].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14572].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - The Importance of Institutional Review Boards in Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11248].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11248].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Human Subjects Research? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[170451].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[170451].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Protection of Human Subjects in Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[170453].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[170453].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Ethical Issues & Mental Health: Right to Treatment, Informed Consent & Confidentiality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12519].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12519].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What Is Informed Consent in Research? - Definition & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11241].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11241].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Informed Consent in Research with Special Populations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11244].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11244].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is a Consent Form? - Examples & Concept Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3817].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3817].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Protecting Research Participants: Mandated & Federal Regulations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11249].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11249].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Intellectual Property? - Definition & Laws Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9275].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9275].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Copyright Infringement? - Understanding Copyright Law Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9683].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9683].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Ethical Issues in Formal Report Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56273].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56273].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Ethical Concerns About the Globalization of Information Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83490].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83490].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is Plagiarism? - Definition & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3341].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3341].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Research Misconduct: Fraud and Plagiarism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11246].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11246].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Unintentional Plagiarism: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3344].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3344].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Intentional Plagiarism: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3343].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3343].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Avoid Plagiarism: When to Cite Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1338].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1338].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Paraphrasing Without Plagiarism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44091].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44091].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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