Interventions to prevent misconduct and promote integrity in research and publication
This Cochrane review aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of RI or RCR interventions (educational or policy interventions) on …
Factors affecting the incidence of plagiarism are discussed.
Among the most important are: the normalcy of plagiarism in many environments internationally; the lack of formal misconduct policies in many countries and operationally vague policies on plagiarism where they do exist; philosophical arguments against US notions of originality, intellectual property, and authority; and non-native speakers’ difficulties in writing in English.
The authors are research ethics educators and contend that education should focus on scientific writing skills and acculturation.
Title: International perspectives on plagiarism and considerations for teaching international trainees
Authors: Heitman E, Litewka S
doi: 10.1016/j.urolonc.2010.09.014 (2012)
NRIN devotes a great deal of attention to the website’s content and would greatly appreciate your suggestions of documents or links you believe to belong on this website.
This selection is an incomplete convenience sample, and does not reflect NRIN’s vision or opinion. Including an item does not necessarily mean that we agree with the authors nor does it imply we think unmentioned items are of poorer quality.
Please report any suggestions, inaccuracies or nonfunctioning hyperlinks etc. that you discover. Thanks in advance!Contact