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Ethical challenges in archiving qualitative data22-May-12School of global studies, University of Sussex

This seminar covered the ethical challenges of archiving qualitative data.

Key issues discussed included:

  • how can consent for unknown purposes be informed?
  • does sufficient anonymisation for re-use damage data quality?
  • who owns the data? legal and moral rights
  • does archiving data increase risk of misuse?

This was a closed event for members of the School of global studies, University of Sussex.




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