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Ethical framework for ACART

D Gareth Jones and Maja I Whitaker developed an ethical framework for ACART in 2012.


  • sets out the ethical principles that guide ACART’s deliberations
  • makes explicit the ethical principles underpinning ACART’s guidelines and advice and the approach it takes to ethical deliberation
  • helps ACART incorporate different sources of input (political, social, ethical) in developing guidelines and advice
  • enables ACART to make good decisions
  • increases transparency of ACART’s decision making.

Publishing information

  • Date of publication
    23 June 2012
  • Ordering Information:
    Only soft copy available to download