OF PRINT 11/10/20
THE PLAGIARISM BOOK 2nd
A manual of practice and
explanation to help students,
high school through college, avoid
by Gary K. Clabaugh &
Edward G. Rozycki
E-Book. 80 pages. Pdf.
THE PLAGIARISM BOOK 2nd Edition contains:
- Examples of text rewrites with easy
steps given to achieving them.
- Clear, simple explanations of
- Many self-instructing exercises
and puzzles to help students develop various forms
- For more advanced students, chapters that
demonstrate how to avoid other writing pitfalls
while avoiding plagiarism. Also shown are methods to more
greatly vary the style of rewriting done.
- Scaling devices so
that instructors in different fields can specify the
level of text rewrite acceptable as paraphrase in
The materials in this book have been
tested for ease of use on students from 9th
grade through graduate school.
After working through
the simple exercises in this book,
no student will have the excuse that he or
she did not know
what plagiarism is or how to avoid it.
On the other hand, each
student will be competent to rewrite texts
so that, properly cited, they are never
LINK TO SAMPLES PAGE
Section I: Quick Fixes
1 The Rewrite Game
2 Just What is Plagiarism?
3 It's Easy Not to Plagiarize
4 Examples of the Process
Section II: Transforms and
Exercises: the basics
7 Active Voice
<=> Passive Voice
Section III: Other Useful
Transforms with Exercises
9 Inversion of Clauses
10 Indirect Discourse
11 Splitting the Sentence
12 Using 's to Condense
Section IV: Expanding Your Skills
13 Notes on Change of Voice
14 Notes on Synonym Substitution: avoiding
15 More Transforms
Section V: Other Things You
17 The Art of Citation
18 Plagiarism and the WEB
19 Why Not Cheat? Prudential and Moral Concerns.
Appendix: "Measuring" Plagiarism
PREVENTING PLAGIARISM & CHEATING