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Learn More About National Differences In Intellectual Property

A very short article by Jennifer Erica Sweda, “When is Plagiarism Not Cheating” of the University of Pennsylvania explains some of the confusion international students may have about U.S. academic discourse requirements and makes suggestions about how to address this issue: http://bluerose.library.cmu.edu/ethics8.html

A longer article by Kirsten Walker in The Writing Lab Newsletter reports on working with ESL students in engineering courses and the challenges faced when dealing with technical language and citing others’ work. The piece also makes several recommendations for how to address both issues: http://writinglabnewsletter.org/archives/v21/21-6.pdf