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Free speech

The open exchange of information and ideas

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Ethics

The beliefs, values, and moral principles by which people determine what is right or wrong

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First Amendment

The amendment to the U.S. Constitution guaranteeing free speech; the first of the ten amendments to the US constitution know collectively as the bill of rights

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Speech act

A behavior, such as flag burning, that is viewed by law as nonverbal communication and is subject to the same protections and limitations as verbal speech

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Ethical speech

Speech that is responsible, honest, and tolerant

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Accommodation

Sensitivity to the feelings, needs, interests, and backgrounds of other people

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Plagiarizing

Presenting someone else’s words or ideas as thought hey were ones own

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Patchwriting

Failing to give credit for phrases taken from another source

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Oral citation

The spoken presentation of source information, including the author, title, and year of publication

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Written citation

The print presentation f source information including the author, title, and year of publication, usually formatted according to a conventional style guide

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Credibility

An audiences perception of a speaker as competent, knowledgeable, dynamic, and trustworthy