Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Turnitin (anti-plagiarism software) problematic

14 Oct 2011   #1

Turnitin (anti-plagiarism software) problematic

One of my university instructors forwarded the link below to the students and staff - it contains very interesting information on the flaws of Turnitin, a popular anti-plagiarism software. Students' papers are run through this software to detect and prevent plagiarism...but unfortunately, it is not that simple.
(Moral) Hazards of Scanning for Plagiarists: Evidence from Shoplifting | David E. Harrington
My System SpecsSystem Spec
14 Oct 2011   #2

7 Home Premium x64

All my essay's are put throught Turnitin, it never occured to me how limited it might be though. I wonder how many of our lecturers actually 'properly' check for plagurism though, in this day of technology doing so much.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Comparable Anti-spyware Software to Super Anti-spyware
I have 2 PCs. I am in the process of setting up both of them with MSE, Super Anti-spyware, and Malware Bytes. I have 2 lifetime licenses for MAB and one lifetime license for SAS. SAS no longer sell lifetime licenses and I need a program that sells lifetime licenses comparable to SAS. Any...
System Security
Anti-Spam software
I am looking for suggestions for free anti-spam software. Thanks jack
System Security
Which Is the Best Free Anti-Virus Software? Other Security Software?
Which Is the Best Free Anti-Virus Software? Other Security Software? Win7 x64 Which is the best free-for-home-users anti-virus software? What other free-for-home-users security software do you recommend using in conjunction with Windows 7 x64 these days?
System Security
Anti virus software
I download a lot of movies and music. What is the best anti virus software I should get?
System Security
Best Anti-Virus Software?
In your opinion what do you think is the best anti virus software? i did have symantec but that causes problems. What others is there out there?
System Security

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 21:38.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App