The death of a participant: moral obligation, consent and care in qualitative longitudinal research

Edwards, Rosalind and Weller, Susie (2013) The death of a participant: moral obligation, consent and care in qualitative longitudinal research. In: Negotiating Ethical Challenges in Youth Research. Critical Youth Studies, n/a (n/a). Routledge, London, pp. 125-136. ISBN 978-0-415-80847-7

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Abstract

This chapter outlines the effects of the unexpected death of one of the participants in a qualitative longitudinal study. It explains how the authors wanted to demonstrate respect not only for this participant, but also for his family drawing on an ethics of care to inform their decision-making.

Item Type:Book Section
Subjects:8. Research Management and Impact > 8.3 Research Ethics
ID Code:2972
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