The European Association of Science Editors (EASE) is an internationally oriented community of individuals from diverse backgrounds, linguistic traditions and professional experience who share an interest in science communication and editing.

How to resolve ethical dilemmas related to authorship, copyright and scientific misconduct

The resources in this module are devoted to ethical issues that arise in the context of scientific research and publishing, including carelessness in citing and reviewing the literature; redundant publication; failure to declare a conflict of interest; unfair authorship; plagiarism and scientific fraud. Several of the resources assist ethical decision-making. Case studies are used to illustrate the seven ethical topics, with a commentary on each case provided to demonstrate a practical approach to making sound decisions.

What are the most common ethical problems for an author?

Dante's inferno: seven deadly sins in scientific publishing and how to avoid them

Based on Publishing Addiction Science Chapter 11: now edited to make generic.  Download Seven Sins from link below.
 

Publishing Addiction Science Chapter 12
The road to paradise: moral reasoning in addiction publishing