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Plagiarism, Intellectual Property and the Teaching of L2 Writing available at <a href="http://www.multilingual-matters.com/display.asp?isb=9781847696519" rel="nofollow">http://www.multilingual-matters.com/display.asp?isb=9781847696519&lt;/a&gt;
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How many national anthems are plagiarised? - BBC News

How many national anthems are plagiarised? - BBC News | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
Several of the world's national anthems are shockingly similar to other compositions. Alex Marshall looks for an explanation.
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Meet The Fat Jew, a joke-stealing Instagram celebrity who almost got away with it

Meet Josh Ostrovsky a.ka. the Fat Jew, a joke-stealing Instagram celebrity who deserves all the hate he gets.
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q@z@Why Plagiarism Doesn’t Bother Me At All: A Research-Based Overview of Plagiarism as Educational Opportunity

q@z@Why Plagiarism Doesn’t Bother Me At All: A Research-Based Overview of Plagiarism as Educational Opportunity | Plagiarism | Scoop.it

Gerald Nelms explains how student plagiarism is very often less of a cut-and-dried crime than it appears. Research shows that successfully avoiding plagiarism—while also paraphrasing and integratin...

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Why Plagiarism Doesn’t Bother Me At All: A Research-Based Overview of Plagiarism as Educational Opportunity

Why Plagiarism Doesn’t Bother Me At All: A Research-Based Overview of Plagiarism as Educational Opportunity | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
Gerald Nelms explains how student plagiarism is very often less of a cut-and-dry crime than it appears. Research shows that successfully avoiding plagiarism—while also paraphrasing and integrating ...
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Arizona State demotes history professor after investigation into his book | InsideHigherEd

Arizona State demotes history professor after investigation into his book | InsideHigherEd | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
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Further Message to My Students: Why Plagiarism Makes Me So Angry

Further Message to My Students: Why Plagiarism Makes Me So Angry | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
Students often seemed puzzled that plagiarism is such a big deal. Why does a cribbed paper make professors so angry? I cannot speak for everybody, so I will give an answer for myself.
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The Ecstasy of Influence | Harper's Magazine

The Ecstasy of Influence | Harper's Magazine | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
All mankind is of one author, and is one volume; when one man dies, one chapter is not torn out of the book, but translated into a better language; and every chapter must be so translated. . . .—John Donne love and theft Consider this tale: a...
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The rules of plagiarism

The rules of plagiarism | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
One of my favorite musicians is the mythical Bob Dylan, a man of singular talent who gave birth to a strand of acoustic rock so compelling that it made others want to rip it off. And so they...
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Retractions Often Due to Plagiarism: Study | The Scientist Magazine®

The number of plagiarism-based retractions has grown since the advent of detection software, according to a BioMed Central analysis.
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The Columbus Dispatch : Is it too easy to cheat in online college courses?

The Columbus Dispatch : Is it too easy to cheat in online college courses? | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
An Ohio State student’s entrepreneurial approach to academics cost almost two dozen fellow students some money — and academic discipline. An investigation by the university’s Committee on Ac
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CounterPunch: Tells the Facts, Names the Names » The US Army’s Serial Plagiarists » Print

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The Science of ‘Accidental’ Joke-Stealing and Plagiarism

The Science of ‘Accidental’ Joke-Stealing and Plagiarism | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
Experiments show why it isn't always the joke stealer's fault.
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This webpage offers the basics understandings of the Plagiarism definition and examples of Plagiarism infringement. It is directly from the U.S. Plagiarism website. 

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Author from China blames translation company for plagiarism in retracted vascular paper - Retraction Watch

Author from China blames translation company for plagiarism in retracted vascular paper - Retraction Watch | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
Do we need a “throwing vendors under the bus” category here at Retraction Watch? Earlier this year, we reported on the retraction of a paper because of sloppy work by an outside lab.
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This webpage offers the basics understandings of the Plagiarism definition and examples of Plagiarism infringement. It is directly from the U.S. Plagiarism website. 

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Zygmunt Bauman accused of serial ‘self-plagiarism’

Zygmunt Bauman accused of serial ‘self-plagiarism’ | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
Eminent sociologist has recycled 90,000 words of material across a dozen books, claims paper
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"We copied verbatim": Authors insist on retraction for their own spider paper - Retraction Watch

"We copied verbatim": Authors insist on retraction for their own spider paper - Retraction Watch | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
The authors of a 2015 paper about non-native spider populations in Chile are retracting it from the Journal of Arachnology because they copied the introduction of a 2011 paper verbatim.
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Looking Out from the Panopticon: Garbage In, Garbage Out

Looking Out from the Panopticon: Garbage In, Garbage Out | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
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the creator of turnitin.com says he really likes this.

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Turnitin faces new questions about efficacy of plagiarism detection software | InsideHigherEd

Turnitin faces new questions about efficacy of plagiarism detection software | InsideHigherEd | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
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Memoirs of a Saudi Ph.D. student: The menace of plagiarism

Memoirs of a Saudi Ph.D. student: The menace of plagiarism | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
In the previous article, I expressed my happiness over the pleasant weather here in the United Kingdom making fasting in Ramadan very easy.
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Why plagiarize when you can rip off a writer's thoughts?

Why plagiarize when you can rip off a writer's thoughts? | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
I could frame this piece about plagiarism by starting with a little verse about a renowned professor who won his fame by appropriating the work of another: Let no one else's work evade your eyes Remember why the...
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Turnitin - End-of-Semester: What to Expect When You're Expecting (Plagiarism)

Turnitin - End-of-Semester: What to Expect When You're Expecting (Plagiarism) | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
Turnitin is the leading academic plagiarism detector, utilized by teachers and students to avoid plagiarism and ensure academic integrity.
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2015-WhitePaper_CN.pdf

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This is mostly in Chinese but with a short English-language abstract. There's an article about this report in The Atlantic at http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2015/05/american-universities-are-addicted-to-chinese-students/394517/

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Parts of Commencement Talk Reportedly Plagiarized | InsideHigherEd

Parts of Commencement Talk Reportedly Plagiarized | InsideHigherEd | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
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the rebuttal to the accusations is interesting

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Cheating Inadvertently

Cheating Inadvertently | Plagiarism | Scoop.it
Even faculty members disagree on when paraphrasing becomes plagiarism. How can we expect students to know?
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