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Avoiding Plagiarism
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PLAGIARISM
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Intentional Plagiarism Downloading a free research paper. Buying a paper from a commercial paper mill. Faking a citation. Submitting a paper written by someone else. Copying an entire article or a paper from any source. Cutting and pasting to create a paper from several sources without citing them. Copying or paraphrasing sentences or paragraphs from sources without proper in text citation. Two types Unintentional Plagiarism
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Excuses It’s okay if  I don’t get caught! I was too busy to  write that paper! (Job, big game, too much homework!) My teachers  expect  too much! My parents  expect “A”s! This assignment  was BORING! Everyone does it!
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(as if it were necessary!) When you copy you cheat yourself. You limit your own learning. The consequences are not worth the risks! It is only right to give credit to authors whose ideas you use Citing gives authority to the information you present Citing makes it possible for your readers to locate your source Education is not an “us vs. them” game!
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This note was uploaded on 03/23/2012 for the course SS 205 taught by Professor R.a during the Spring '12 term at Lahore School of Economics.

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