Is academic plagiarism being hidden?

UK“For students at City University London there is no shortage of information about how not to plagiarise. Search for ‘plagiarism’ on the university’s website and about 270 results appear – including a four-minute video called Understanding Plagiarism and How to Avoid it. Elsewhere on the same site, students are warned that they risk being kicked out of the university should they be caught stealing the work of someone else. This is a university that takes plagiarism very seriously. All of which might be bad news for one of its lecturers …” (more)

[Conn Corrigan, Guardian, 28 July]

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