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On being a scientist : a guide to responsible conduct in research / Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy, National Academy of Science, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine of the National Academies. — 3rd ed.

p. cm.

Includes bibliographical references.

ISBN-13: 978-0-309-11970-2 (pbk.)

ISBN-10: 0-309-11970-7 (pbk.)

1. Research. 2. Research—Vocational guidance. 3. Scientists—Vocational guidance. I. National Academies (U.S.). Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy.

Q180.A1O5 2009

174’.95—dc22

2009004516

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