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We all know that plagiarism is discouraged here in the United States. But did you know that the concept is not universally viewed as immoral? Some countries are much more lenient when it comes to plagiarism, even in an academic context.
This page various articles, presentations, and downloadable PDFs on the cultural perspectives of plagiarism.
Intercultural issues in plagiarism
This site, maintained by Rebecca Moore Howard, provides a plethora of additional resources on the topic of cultural perspectives. There are many journal articles and news briefs to review.
Articles and Presentations
The following documents contain information on plagiarism from a cultural standpoint. Hover over each link to read a brief description of the article or PowerPoint.