Deception in Social Science Research: Is Informed Consent Possible?

Hastings Center Report 8 (5):40-46 (1978)
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Deception of subjects is used frequently in the social sciences. Examples are provided. The ethics of experimental deception are discussed, in particular various maneuvers to solve the problem. The results have implications for the use of deception in the biomedical sciences.

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