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Final plagiarism powerpoint

  1. 1. When can you get away with stealing?
  2. 2. Stealing To take without permission or right, especially secretly…
  3. 3. Plagiarism <ul><li>According to Merriam-Webster: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>to steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as one's own </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>to use (another's production) without crediting the source </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>to commit literary theft </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>to present as new and original an idea or product derived from an existing source. </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>All of the following are considered plagiarism: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>turning in someone else's work as your own </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>copying words or ideas from someone else without giving credit </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>failing to put a quotation in quotation marks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>giving incorrect information about the source of a quotation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>changing words but copying the sentence structure of a source without giving credit </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>copying so many words or ideas from a source that it makes up the majority of your work, whether you give credit or not </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Typically plagiarism can be avoided if you cite the work!!! </li></ul><ul><li>Citations give the reader the information needed to find the source again!!! </li></ul>
  6. 6. When do I cite work? <ul><li>whenever you use quotes </li></ul><ul><li>whenever you paraphrase </li></ul><ul><li>whenever you use an idea that someone else has already expressed </li></ul><ul><li>whenever you make specific reference to the work of another </li></ul><ul><li>whenever someone else's work has been critical in developing your own ideas. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Citation Tools <ul><li>MLA (Modern Language Association) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Writer's Handbook: MLA Style Documentation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>http:// www.wisc.edu/writing/Handbook/DocMLA.html </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MLA Citation Style </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>http:// campusgw.library.cornell.edu/newhelp/res_strategy / citing/ mla.html </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Online! Guide to MLA Style </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.bedfordstmartins.com/online/cite5.html </li></ul></ul></ul>

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