[plt-scheme] Do no evil

From: wooks . (wookiz at hotmail.com)
Date: Wed Mar 10 11:56:32 EST 2010

> On Wed, Mar 10, 2010 at 12:18 AM, wooks . <wookiz at hotmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >>
> >> Owen Astrachan? It takes a 'professor of the teaching profession' to
> >> tell the world what Knuth said in 1965? I wonder what this tells us
> >> about wikipedia and CS education.
> >>
> >
> > I have just come across a set of lecture notes for a 2001 CS course in an
> > American University that contain a significant amount of plagiarism from a
> > book by Michael Jackson (Software Requirements and Specifications). In some
> > instances whole lectures were plagiarised to the extent that the lecturer
> > did not even bother to change the examples. I wonder what he will say when
> > next a student presents him with an assignment that consists of wikipedia
> > entries.
> This does not sound like plagiarism to me.

I thought you were supposed to acknowledge your source when you did that sort of thing. Would it be plagiarism if a student did it?
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