Instances of Fraud


Lawrence Sanna

Uncertainty Shrouds Psychologist’s Resignation (Nature, July 12, 2012)

Retraction eight appears for social psychologist Lawrence Sanna (Retraction Watch, January 11, 2013)

University of Michigan professor resigns amid questions about his research (The Ann Arbor News, July 13, 2012)

Psychology professor with potentially unsound research resigns (The Michigan Daily, July 16, 2012)

The Data Vigilante (The Atlantic, December 2012)

Another psychologist resigns after a data detective’s investigation (Discover Magazine, July 2012)

The broken escalator; or, can you ever really retract a paper? (The Chronicle of Higher Education, July 2012)

Fraud committed by any social psychologist diminishes all social psychologists (Retraction Watch, July 2012)

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