Questions tagged [plagiarism]

Plagiarism is the practice of taking credit for someone else’s work.

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Academic Dismissal from PhD program, and Interest to Apply to another PhD

I was dismissed from a PhD program on the charge of plagiarism in Canada. I had muddled up sources, and the professor insisted I deliberately did it to get higher grades. I admitted to the charge. I ...
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Citation depth dilemma (writing sci. article for peer review journal)

The scenario: in an article, found a point/claim/fact that would fit/support perfectly a broader point I'm trying to construct (@Related works section) The dilemma: Whom to cite? a) only the ...
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Do you need to cite generalizations in introductory paragraphs and topic sentences?

Suppose Jack Smith writes an article proving that Renaissance ideology can exist in the modern era through technology, and that this proves that the ideology can be reconceptualized in other regards, ...
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Academic dishonesty: Sending material to other group members?

To help with the rest of the members for the group assignment I sent some images of a guide on how to do academic research for assignments. This ordinarily came from another unit of mine, which was ...