This article discusses some of the recent research showing the prevalence of scientific misconduct, offers some explanations on why this misconduct occurs, and provides some resources.

Michael Price. Sins against science. Data fabrication and other forms of scientific misconduct may be more prevalent than you think. Monitor on Psychology, July/August 2010, Vol 41, No. 7. Available in html format.

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