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SheilaT Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Aug-01-11 01:55 AM
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14. Thank you for the clarification.
I probably should have made it clear that just the one paragraph comparison really isn't enough to know if plagiarism has occurred.

Your other information is extremely useful.
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  -Any plagiarism experts out there? tabasco  Jul-28-11 04:29 PM   #0 
  - What the--?  MorningGlow   Jul-29-11 11:21 AM   #1 
  - Yes, that's what happened.  tabasco   Jul-29-11 04:16 PM   #4 
  - Have you done a search for the language verbatim  sybylla   Jul-29-11 01:12 PM   #2 
  - No, the first paragraph was not plagiarized.  tabasco   Jul-29-11 04:12 PM   #3 
     - Still, having worked for a local Gannett rag  sybylla   Jul-29-11 05:46 PM   #5 
        - The original writer used a geology map to detemine the information.  tabasco   Jul-29-11 06:40 PM   #6 
  - Not an expert, but do have some knowledge  Tansy_Gold   Jul-29-11 07:18 PM   #7 
  - I'm asking opinions of what people think.  tabasco   Jul-30-11 08:17 AM   #8 
     - You asked for "plagiarism experts"  Tansy_Gold   Jul-30-11 11:01 AM   #9 
        - A plagiarism expert has the ability to say 'yes, it is' or 'no it isn't' ...  tabasco   Jul-30-11 12:00 PM   #10 
           - Anyone can express an opinion, even non-experts who know. . .  Tansy_Gold   Jul-30-11 01:40 PM   #11 
  - Just one paragraph, even if only lightly changed,  SheilaT   Jul-31-11 04:27 PM   #12 
     - Not exactly  Tansy_Gold   Jul-31-11 09:35 PM   #13 
        - Thank you for the clarification.  SheilaT   Aug-01-11 01:55 AM   #14 
 

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