The April issue of PS: Political Science & Politics features several items about political science and IRBs. Here’s a list; commentary will follow if I find the time.
Dvora Yanow and Peregrine Schwartz-Shea, Encountering Your IRB 2.0: What Political Scientists Need to Know
Valerie Martinez-Ebers, Introduction.
Kenneth J. Meier and M. Apolonia Calderon, Goal Displacement and the Protection of Human Subjects: The View from Public Administration.
Lee Demetrius Walker, National Science Foundation, Institutional Review Boards, and Political and Social Science.