Volume 3, Issue 1 Spring 1998
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Copywrite, Plagiarism, and Intellectual Property

This CoverWeb considers a broad range of issues related to Intellectual Property. Diane Boehm considers the question of plagiarism in online courses; TyAnna Herrington offers some specific details about the legal issues as they have been thus far articulated for online environments. Jeffrey Galin and Joan Latchaw propose a change in the nature of ownership of disciplinary knowledge and posit a change in traditional dissemination venues; David Porush considers questions of plagiarism and fair use. "The Citation Functions: Literary Production and Reception" is the response to a call for hypertexts from the consitituents of the IP caucus of CCCC and is composed of a series of positions statements related to issues of intellectual property.

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Diane Christian Boehm with Laura Taggert: About Plagiarism, Pixels and Platitudes

Jeffrey R. Galin and Joan Latchaw: Heterotopic Spaces Online: A New Paradigm for Academic Scholarship and Publication

TyAnna K. Herrington: The Unseen "Other" of Intellectual Property Law or Intellectual Property Is Not Property: Debunking the Myths of IP Law

David Porush: ©ontra


Also: The Citation Functions: Literary Production and Reception by the (In)Citers a response to the open invitation to the CCCC-IP Caucus to contribute to this CoverWeb.

Acceptable Appropriation: Citation as Negotiation of Power
Paul Amore

The Literary Production of Power: Citation Practices among Authors and Students
Rebecca Moore Howard

Citation Functions: Unifying Feminist Communities
Mary R. Lamb

Ethos and the Use of Citation as Revision
Tom Reedy

Scholarly Transdiscursivity: The Author-Function of "Star" Citation
Amy L. Rupiper

Scholarly Citation and the Circle of (Authorial) Life
Kurt Schick

Epigraph: Citation as Authorial Guide
Patricia Tallakson


Mick Doherty: It's the Interface, Stupid

Matt Kirschenbaum: Intellectual Property Online:The Case of Student Writing

Johndan Johnson-Eilola: Intellectual Property: Q & A