Resources for Professional Ethics

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Resource Title

Resources for Professional Ethics

Parent Organization

Chartered Institute for Archaeologists

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Ethics is the study of moral philosophy, which helps us to decide what is right and to act accordingly. One of the hallmarks of professional institutes is that they have developed codes of ethical behaviour that all members are required to abide by. These rules are created by professionals to deal with complex situations where right and wrong are not easily perceived and may not even be fixed.

We have a number of resources available which deal with professional ethics


RPA Codes & Standards

CIfA Codes

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Topics & Issues