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What is ethics?

The branch of philosophy that deals with issues of right and wrong in human affairs


What are the 5 guidelines for ethical speech making?

1.) make sure your goals are ethically sound

2.) be fully prepared for each speech

3.) be honest in what you say

4.) avoid name-calling and other forms of abusive language

5.)put ethical principles into practice.


What is the difference between global plagiarism and patchwork plagiarism?

What are the best ways to avoid these two kinds of plagiarism?

global plagiarism is stealing a speech from one source while patchwork plagiarism is stealing from 2 or more sources

The best way to avoid these things is by preparing your speech ahead of time, don't put it off till the last minute.


What is incremental plagiarism? How can you steer clear of it when dealing with quotations and paraphrase?

Failing to give credit for particular parts if a speech that are borrowed from other people.

How to avoid
1.) be cautious when taking research notes to distinguish among direct quotations, paraphrased material and your own comments.

2.) Cite your sources!


What are the three guidelines for ethical listening?

1.) listen courteously and attentively

2.) avoid prejudging the speaker

3.) maintain the free and open expression of ideas


Global plagiarism

Stealing a speech entirely from a single source and passing it off as one' sown


Patchwork Plagiarism

Stealing ideas or language from two or three sources and passing them off as one's own.