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Using Turnitin as an Effective Teaching Tool

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discussion of the use of Turnitin.com at Ohio State

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The Ethics of Authorship: Is Ghostwriting Plagiarism? | Sounding Board @insidehighered

The Ethics of Authorship: Is Ghostwriting Plagiarism?   | Sounding Board @insidehighered | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
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U. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign backs down on legal threat against code repository @insidehighered

U. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign backs down on legal threat against code repository @insidehighered | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
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Authors get away with throwing quotation marks around plagiarized passages. Again. - Retraction Watch

Authors get away with throwing quotation marks around plagiarized passages. Again. - Retraction Watch | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
Back in November 2013, we wrote about a correction in PNAS about a May 2012 paper by a group from Toronto and Mount Sinai in New York who, as we said at the time had been rather too liberal in their use of text from a previously published paper by another researcher — what we …
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Corbett: ‘I think we should all stop using the term “self-plagiarism” ‘ | Poynter.

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A Fresh Look at Self-Plagiarism | AAAS - The World's Largest General Scientific Society

Michele S. Garfinkel is Manager of the Science Policy Programme at EMBO, the European Molecular Biology Organization

[The opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and not necessarily of EMBO.]
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Editorial: Plagiarism Is For Losers - Offutt - 2014 - Software Testing, Verification and Reliability - Wiley Online Library

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Put the Intent Back into Plagiarism!

Put the Intent Back into Plagiarism! | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
Too many academic honor codes have eliminated the element of intent from their definitions of plagiarism. An honor code that ignores intent is an honor code that doesn't care about honor and one that serves no true educational purpose....
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UNLV English professor fired for plagiarizing Updike, Said, Zizek, and more - Retraction Watch

UNLV English professor fired for plagiarizing Updike, Said, Zizek, and more - Retraction Watch | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
An English professor at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, has been fired after the discovery that a huge portion of his work from the last two decades contains material lifted wholesale from some of the world’s best writers and thinkers. Mustapha Marrouchi was first accused of plagiarism in 1992, when he ripped off an essay …
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Beat the cheat

Beat the cheat | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
Psychologists are providing insight into why students cheat and what faculty, schools and even students can do about it.
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Anatomy of a Serial-Plagiarism Charge

Anatomy of a Serial-Plagiarism Charge | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
A UNLV professor's large body of work contains some striking—and odd—examples of misattribution. Here's a short guide to a few of them.
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Academics accuse universities of 'addiction' to international students and their cheating

Academics accuse universities of 'addiction' to international students and their cheating | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
Cheating is allowing international university students to achieve and the money they bring in can't be ignored.
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Blatant plagiarism sinks paper (and earns a sabbatical!) for mathematician

Blatant plagiarism sinks paper (and earns a sabbatical!) for mathematician | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
You know it's a good one when it makes it onto the Wikipedia page for "scientific misconduct." On April 21, the International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics retracted two 2008 papers by sc...
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For some international students, 'plagiarism' is a foreign word

For some international students, 'plagiarism' is a foreign word | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
Some students arrive from abroad at U.S. colleges without a clear understanding of plagiarism or its consequences.
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Copy, Shake, and Paste: Austrian term papers clog plagiarism detection system

Copy, Shake, and Paste: Austrian term papers clog plagiarism detection system | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
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Luc Tuymans Talks To Artlyst About Plagiarism And Politics

Luc Tuymans Talks To Artlyst About Plagiarism And Politics | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
The Belgian artist Luc Tuymans who was recently found guilty of copyright infringement, after losing a legal battle in his home country over the alleged plagiar
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Geothermal paper undermined by borrowing data without citing - Retraction Watch

Geothermal paper undermined by borrowing data without citing - Retraction Watch | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
An international group of engineers lost a paper in November after the journal realized the majority of the data came from a government assessment of Australia’s energy resources without a citation. The paper, published in Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, focused on geothermal energy, while the government report was far broader in scope. However, the lack of independent …
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The Food Babe Plagiarism Allegations

The Food Babe Plagiarism Allegations | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
Critics of Food Babe, better known as Vani Hari, recently accused the food blogger of plagiarism. But do the claims hold up to scrutiny?
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Turnitin And The Debate Over Anti-Plagiarism Software

Turnitin And The Debate Over Anti-Plagiarism Software | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
One company and its algorithms are changing the way America's schools handle classroom ethics.
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Psych paper falls afoul of journal's plagiarism policy (hint: don't plagiarize) - Retraction Watch

Psych paper falls afoul of journal's plagiarism policy (hint: don't plagiarize) - Retraction Watch | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
The Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology has retracted a 2011 paper on depersonalization disorder by a pair of authors in Azerbaijan who got a bit too familiar with their source material without proper attribution. And the journal has offered its readers a handy — if depressingly obvious — admonition about publication ethics. The article, “Lamotrigine in …
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GoLocalPDX | News | INVESTIGATION: Inside the Term Paper Plagiarism for Profit Industry

GoLocalPDX | News | INVESTIGATION: Inside the Term Paper Plagiarism for Profit Industry | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
A Eugene man makes his living off writing term papers, assignments and dissertations for students around the world.  He’s just a small cog in the Essay Mill industry, a term used for the dozens of websites where students can go to commission someone else to do their...
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For some research universities, flexibility and modularity influence long-term plans @insidehighered

For some research universities, flexibility and modularity influence long-term plans @insidehighered | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
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Australian government orders inquiry into foreign student plagiarizing @insidehighered

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Memoirs of a Saudi Ph.D. student: Maintaining one’s integrity

Memoirs of a Saudi Ph.D. student: Maintaining one’s integrity | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
We all have days when we don’t feel like doing anything without any apparent reason. For the past two weeks, this writer is facing the same situation. Initially, I was down with flu.
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Plagiarism Costs Degree for Senator John Walsh

Plagiarism Costs Degree for Senator John Walsh | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
The Army War College rescinded a master’s degree awarded to John E. Walsh of Montana after determining that he had copied large portions of a paper.
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