Research Ethics Cases are a tool for discussing scientific integrity.
Cases are designed to confront the readers with a specific problem that does not lend itself to easy answers.
Communications professionals within the agriculture industry face ethical challenges when obligations, responsibilities and loyalties conflict.
The American Agricultural Editors’ Association is committed to educating and equipping its members to make ethical decisions.
In all cases, the computing professional should defer to the public good as the paramount consideration.
The analyses in the following cases highlight the intended interpretations of members of the 2018 Code task force, and should help guide computing professionals in how to apply the Code to various situations.
Jean agreed that the experience was unpleasant, but that was the price to pay for working in an intense, industry-leading team.
Q Industries is an international defense contractor specializing in autonomous vehicles.
Cases, like the real world, contain uncertainties and ambiguities.
Readers are encouraged to identify key issues, make assumptions as needed, and articulate options for resolution.