Studying Racial Bias

In this module, we will begin a two part case study examining racial biases. Case Study 5 includes Parts I and II of the case “Studying Racial Bias: Too Hot to Handle?” by Jane Marantz Connor at the State University of New York at Binghamton. This case copyright is held by the National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science, University at Buffalo, State University of New York.


Case Study 5 Questions.


1. Summarize the research ideas presented in parts I and II of the case study. What information influenced their decision to study this topic?


2. Compare/contrast the APA Code of Ethics to the Belmont Report discussed in the article.


3. Compare/contrast Saint Leo University’s Core Values to the Belmont Report discussed in the article.


4. Do you think the research proposal described in Part I is consistent with the federal guidelines for the approval of research with human subjects and the ethical principles outlined in the Belmont Report (Connor, 2000)? Explain.