plagiarization

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n plagiarization the act of plagiarizing; taking someone's words or ideas as if they were your own
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Quotations

  • Paul Gauguin
    Paul Gauguin
    “Art is either plagiarism or revolution.”
  • Howard Dietz
    Howard Dietz
    “Composers shouldn't think too much -- it interferes with their plagiarism.”
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    “Originality is nothing but judicious plagiarism.”
  • Dean William R. Inge
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    “What is originality? Undetected plagiarism.”
  • Wilson Mizner
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    “If you steal from one author, it's plagiarism; if you steal from many, it's research.”
  • Wilson Mizner
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    “Copy from one, it's plagiarism; copy from two, it's research.”

Usage

In literature:

Plagiarism is a crime to be avoided not only by men of letters but also by painters.
"The Mind of the Artist" by Various
I do not call these plagiarisms, I call them reflections of wide and retentive reading.
"Platform Monologues" by T. G. Tucker
There was therefore every possibility of Nilus being suddenly confronted with the source of his plagiarism.
"Secret Societies And Subversive Movements" by Nesta H. Webster
Did Sergius Nilus plagiarize Lutostansky?
"The History of a Lie" by Herman Bernstein
Many of his contemporaries plagiarized with equal audacity, but with far less success.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 4" by Various
However, it is not alone this plagiarizing that makes Wagner so unendurable to me.
"Old Fogy" by James Huneker
Breen (Henry H.) on the plagiarisms in Gray's Elegy, 35.
"Notes and Queries, Index of Volume 3, January-June, 1851" by Various
The very names call attention to the plagiarism.
"The Works of Aphra Behn" by Aphra Behn
Copies of the printed book were already abroad, and there was a danger of plagiarism.
"The English Utilitarians, Volume I." by Leslie Stephen
Must I now drag into the light of day a still worse plagiarism by Roger Scurvilegs?
"Once on a Time" by A. A. Milne
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In news:

Matthew Rustad thought censure for plagiarized article in board newsletter was enough, but board decided otherwise.
ACM Policy and Procedures on Plagiarism .
The latest news on plagiarism .
These notable figures saw their degrees stripped for plagiarism or other crimes.
Chinese Photographer Stripped of Award for Plagiarism , Photoshop.
Rowling faces another plagiarism suit.
Rowling is again facing plagiarism charges.
For some time now Bloomberg Businessweek has been reporting on a new service offered by Turnitin that checks admissions essays for signs of possible plagiarism .
Policies on plagiarism tend to be brief and blunt.
But the commandment, "Thou shall not plagiarize," isn't especially helpful.
In part because we do not think Daily Press staff members go about their work with the intent of plagiarizing.
MSU prof disciplined for plagiarism .
Fareed Zakaria, plagiarism has earned a moment in the spotlight.
Top 5 ways students plagiarize.
Bob Dylan's 'Tempest' over plagiarism claims.
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In science:

Plagiarism that is plagiarizing or composition retrieval, opinion, etcetera from other people and makes it is likely composition and opinion him-self.
Anti Plagiarism Application with Algorithm Karp-Rabin at Thesis in Gunadarma University
Plagiarism can be considered to be crime because stealing others copyrights.
Anti Plagiarism Application with Algorithm Karp-Rabin at Thesis in Gunadarma University
But not all students has ability of academic enough to compile end duty, even blaze with research. They are this till now many finding difficulties and finally chooses short cut by doing plagiarism.
Anti Plagiarism Application with Algorithm Karp-Rabin at Thesis in Gunadarma University
Long, T.C., Errami, M., George, A.C., Sun, Z. and Garner, H.R. (2009), “Responding to possible plagiarism”, Science, Vol. 323 No. 5919, pp. 1293-1294.
On the prevalence and scientific impact of duplicate publications in different scientific fields (1980-2007)
Sorokina, D., Gehrke, J., Warner S. and Ginsparg, P. (2006), “Plagiarism Detection in arXiv”.
On the prevalence and scientific impact of duplicate publications in different scientific fields (1980-2007)
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