- Published: Monday, 16 September 2013 19:57
- Written by Super User
Plagiarism is the process of a menace of deceitful copying in any form, mutation or morphing, practiced by unethical authors in the world of academic and research achievements.
Although plagiarism is mostly associated with the written word, such as when a student or a teacher does not cite a source accurately in a term paper, it can also apply to graphic images and music. Taking credit on a conference or journal websites, personal blog for a video on YouTube, for example, would also be considered plagiarism. There have been several celebrity cases of plagiarism involving musicians.