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Writing -- Plagiarism Advice for Lessons

Plagiarism: What It is and How to Recognize and Avoid It

Cut-and-Paste Plagiarism: Preventing, Detecting and Tracking Online Plagiarism

Plagiary and the Art of Skillful Citation

Here are your questions:

1. What is plagiarism?

2. What is unacceptable paraphrasing?

3. What is acceptable paraphrasing?

4. What is common knowledge?

5. How do I detect plagiarism?

6. If a teacher or educator knows a work is "copied" by a student but does not know the exact source of the material what might the teacher do?

7. What, in your opinion, is the single best method of avoiding plagiarism?

8. When should the rules against plagiarizing be taught to students?

9. What do the words "plagiaire" and "plagium" mean?

10. What is "cryptomnesia"?

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