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Where are Human Subjects in Big Data Research? The Emerging Ethics Divide by Jacob Metcalf, Kate Crawford :: SSRN

New re #bigdata:

  • The ethical frameworks for big data research are highly contested and in flux, and the potential harms of data science research are unpredictable.
  • There are growing discontinuities between the research practices of data science and established tools of research ethics regulation.
  • Some of the core commitments of existing research ethics regulations, such as the distinction between research and practice, cannot be cleanly exported from biomedical research to data science research.

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There are growing discontinuities between the research practices of data science and established tools of research ethics regulation. Some of the core commitmen


Where are Human Subjects in Big Data Research? The Emerging Ethics Divide by Jacob Metcalf, Kate Crawford :: SSRN

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