Misunderstandings about and Misapplications of Plagiarism Techniques

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Mahmoud A. Mansy
Mourad Ali Eissa Saad


Plagiarism is regarded as the act of "taking credit for or benefitting from somebody else’s ideas, words, concepts, formulations, etc. without giving due credit by means of referencing or quoting, and presenting work for personal benefit which does not contain individual authorship (Brown University Writing Centre 2015). In this paper, I will present to you some misunderstandings about and misapplications of plagiarism techniques. And how some journals and universities use tools to detect something they call "Citations Ratios" instead of plagiarism.

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Mansy, Mahmoud, and Mourad Saad. 2019. “Misunderstandings about and Misapplications of Plagiarism Techniques”. International Journal of Psycho-Educational Sciences 8 (Special Is), 22-24. https://www.journals.lapub.co.uk/index.php/IJPES/article/view/461.