How Come Stealing From One Article is Plagiarism...


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How Come Stealing From One Article is Plagiarism...

Postby EPelle » Mon Nov 28, 2005 1:17 am

Question:

With regard to Bruce Florman:s latest and greatest...How does it come to pass that one person who "borrows" from one newspaper article is a plagiariser, but those who "borrow" from many are called researchers?
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Postby big mac » Mon Nov 28, 2005 1:46 am

Question:

If you borrow without giving said item back, are you still a borrower?
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Postby EPelle » Mon Nov 28, 2005 2:34 am

big mac wrote:Question:

If you borrow without giving said item back, are you still a borrower?

Something I learned about "borrowing":

If you lend someone 20 bucks and never see that person again, it was probably worth it.
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Postby mojo » Mon Nov 28, 2005 7:09 am

EPelle wrote:
big mac wrote:Question:

If you borrow without giving said item back, are you still a borrower?

Something I learned about "borrowing":

If you lend someone 20 bucks and never see that person again, it was probably worth it.[/quote

Very true. 8)
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