Acknowledging influences is a practice shared across cultures.
Academic culture fosters respect for the
intellectual contributions of others through referencing.
Lending your essay – friendship or deception?
Recently it was discovered that two students enrolled in STU101 had submitted alarmingly similar essays. The students involved have declined to comment, but inside sources claim that one of the students had lent their assignment to the other, as they were behind in their study; the 'lender' was apparently completely unaware that the 'borrower' had blatantly copied their work ...
Dear Doctor ©ite,
I've finished my assignment and I'm just doing the final proofing before handing it in and I was wondering if I should number my reference list. I'm using APA by the way.
Numerically challenged from Nottwich
Dear Numerically challenged,
The answer is no. The reference list in APA ...