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Plagiarism: Everybody Into the Pool : New York Times

Posted by on Jan 6, 2013 in Articles, News and Events | Comments Off on Plagiarism: Everybody Into the Pool : New York Times

January 7, 2007 BOOKS Plagiarism: Everybody Into the Pool By CHARLES McGRATH THE club of people accused of plagiarism gets ever larger. High-profile members include Stephen Ambrose, Doris Kearns Goodwin, Kaavya Viswanathan — of chick-lit notoriety — and now even Ian McEwan, whose best-selling novel “Atonement” has recently been discovered to harbor passages from a World War II memoir by Lucilla Andrews. Plagiarism is apparently so rife these days that it would be extremely satisfying to discover that “The Little Book of Plagiarism,” by Richard A. Posner, has itself been plagiarized. via...

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Campus Talk: 1 p.m. Thursday, 9/27/2012, Nott Memorial

Posted by on Sep 21, 2012 in Events | 0 comments

 Leading philosopher to discuss The Honor Code: How Moral Revolutions Happen (New York: Norton, 2010)   To help mark the return of an honor code at Union, Kwame Anthony Appiah, one of the country’s leading philosophers, will speak at 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, in the Nott Memorial.   His talk, “The Honor Code: How Moral Revolutions Happen,” takes its title from his 2010 best-selling book. The talk is free and open to the public.   Named one of Foreign Policy’s Top 100 public intellectuals, Appiah is the Laurence S. Rockefeller University Professor of...

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