Ranamukalage Chandrasoma
EpistemologyHigher educationSociologyTransgressiveIdentity (social science)CheatingPlagiarism detectionIntertextualityLinguisticsContext effectDiscipline
Publications 1
The debate about what constitutes plagiarism and how it should be dealt with in the academy continues to gain momentum. The response from many higher education institutions is to channel ever-increasing amounts of resources into plagiarism detection technologies, rather than trying to ascertain why plagiarism might be occurring in the first place. In this article, drawing on a wide range of data from student assignments and interviews with staff and students, we argue that it would be preferable...
279 CitationsSource