September 17 9:30AMChildren’s economic influence is increasing, stimulating a rich youth research market. However, mounting criticism of the “commercialisation of childhood” has resulted in a plethora of (often conflicting) codes and regulations. The advent of Web 2.0 and 3.0 has added new complexity to the debate. This paper highlights contemporary ethical challenges for research with children in an increasingly regulated, multi-platform environment. It aims to identify both best practice and areas where the Profession still has important decisions to make.
September 17 10:20AM