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On Being a Scientist: responsible conduct in research

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On Being a Scientist: responsible conduct in research

Publisher: National Academies Press
Number of pages: 49

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On Being a Scientist is a well-written resource for understanding the principles of responsible research. This is an excellent guide, not only for seasoned scientists and research administrators, but also for newcomers to the field of science and research administration.

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