Document Type

Article

Abstract

As a branch campus of an American university operating in the Middle East, Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar must take into account the cultural differences that pertain to plagiarism and the misuse of sources before the school can begin to develop methods to address and prevent the problem. Differences in educational philosophies, students’ previous scholastic training and cultural differences in individual motivation are all factors that must be considered

Disciplines

Higher Education | Information Literacy | International and Comparative Education | International and Intercultural Communication | Library and Information Science

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