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Why do we plagiarize?Before discussing who is at fault for plagiarizing, I suppose that we should define whatplagiarizing is. According the article “What is plagiarize?” published on,“plagiarize” mean:- to steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as one's own- to use (another's production) without crediting the source- to commit literary theft- to present as new and original an idea or product derived from an existing sourceAnd in Catalogue of University of the People, they have written “Plagiarism—theunintentional or intentional representation of the words or ideas of another as one’s own workin any academic exercise.” (University of the People, 2020, p.140)Depends on the above definitions, it is clear that both of two students in the story, Reggie andArnie, were at fault for plagiarizing. For Reggie, he took the ideas of someone on the internet,which he did not understand about them, and turn them to his own. Worse than Reggie, Arnie
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Academic dishonesty, Essay mill, Reggie, Musical plagiarism

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