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Self-Assessment of the Use of Plagiarism Avoiding Techniques to Create Ethical Scholarship Among Research Students
International Journal of Management, Knowledge and Learning, (2015)
  • Ahsan Ullah
Abstract

The use of plagiarism avoiding techniques can be helpful to maintain academic integrity, a better learning environment and intellectual honesty. This explored the use of plagiarism avoiding techniques for creating ethical scholarship among research students. It also measured the association between the frequency of using plagiarism avoiding techniques and the satisfaction about knowledge of plagiarism. Data were collected from seven universities through an online self-structured questionnaire. Ordinal logistic regression analysis was used to explore the variance. The association between the frequency of using plagiarism avoiding techniques and satisfaction about knowledge of plagiarism was indicated. Differences were also found on the basis of gender, discipline, level and stage of study.

Keywords
  • plagiarism,
  • ethical scholarship,
  • plagiarism avoiding techniques,
  • research skills,
  • knowledge of plagiarism,
  • research skills,
  • student learning
Publication Date
2015
Citation Information
Ahsan Ullah. "Self-Assessment of the Use of Plagiarism Avoiding Techniques to Create Ethical Scholarship Among Research Students" International Journal of Management, Knowledge and Learning, Vol. 4 Iss. 2 (2015)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/ahsan_ullah/2/