Luftig said that sometimes students plagiarize
because they do not know how to properly cite sources; therefore, it is important to teach them and promote a culture of academic honesty.
It should be noted that several of the reasons these students cited for choosing either to plagiarize
or not to plagiarize
have confirmed other findings in the literature (see Alschuler & Blimling, 1995; Crown & Spiller, 1998; Roig & DeTommaso, 1995; Sims, 1995; and Wilhoit, 1994).
Given that the author does not fight, the plagiarist considers the following alternative payoffs when considering whether to plagiarize
Hence, I am not one of the 'blind and deaf followers' of a local band that shamelessly and remorselessly plagiarizes
Heim, his CSU classmate, said she doesn't believe students "will go hunting for this (policy) unless they're questioning what they can get away with or what will happen to them if they do plagiarize
Some colleges, such as Duke University, hold very public "signing ceremonies," where students put their names on a document that states they won't cheat or plagiarize
It is never going to be okay to plagiarize
the songs of other bands or solo artists because it is their INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY.
This site includes a discussion of why students plagiarize
, tips for helping prevent this practice, detection tips and a number of handouts for students.
Access to the Internet has added more opportunities for students to plagiarize
," said Marie Mancuso, the state's new reading czar and lieutenant to Arizona schools chief Jaime Molera.
Yet he concedes: "I don't really have much to say about the roots of why someone plagiarize
-- in part because I don't understand them.
Each semester I warn graduating seniors that they will go to hell, literally, if they plagiarize
in an ethics class.
In addition, the Learner's Library offers students a valuable research tool whose automatic checking of paper citations removes any incentives students have to plagiarize
from the Internet.