Who discovered plagiarism?

Answer Plagiarism is a concept that refers to the practice of presenting another person's ideas and expressions as one's own. Plagiarism has undoubtedly been around for as long as people have been writing... Read More »

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When was plagiarism first discovered?

Plagiarism is not new. Scholars are still studying some of Shakespeare's writings to ascertain if he was guilty of taking other's ideas, such as plot devices, and using them as his own. Other noted... Read More »

How do I check for plagiarism with online plagiarism detection software?

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When were the Fiji Islands discovered& who discovered them?

The original inhabitants of the islands of Fiji came from Melanesia some 3,500 years ago. Dutch explorer Abel Janzsoon Tasman sighted the northeast islands of Fiji in 1643. British Captain James Co... Read More »

Is there a plagiarism law?

Although plagiarism, in and of itself, is not punishable by law, if the act of stealing another's work violates copyright law, there are legal ramifications. Breaking copyright law is a serious off... Read More »