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The New Attribution Language

I had posted this to LinkedIn Pulse the other day but thought it would be good to share it here and add some comments.

Digital marketing has always been about measurement. 372 more words

Toward an Ethos of Attribution

Recently while driving home, I was listening to an academic podcast and was struck by a verbal pattern of the hosts.  They were referring to others’ ideas, research, and writing without clearly or explicitly identifying these others.  780 more words


Jan 8, 2013 - Prime Minister Gillard connects heatwave and climate change

As the website Climate Citizen puts it

On Tuesday January 8 the Bureau of Meteorology released an interim special climate statement on the Extreme January heat Australia is currently experiencing.

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Julia Gillard

Showing whose idea it was

Who is that masked man? By Carolyn Lehrke, Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs License

Your writing will be a mixture of your own conclusions and those of others. How do you clearly indicate which is which? 42 more words

Writing Mechanics

Attribution when Using Materials from Social Networks

Attribution and giving credit to the source are key elements in creating news stories. These elements should not be omitted when journalists are publishing news stories from the online source. 287 more words


How do you respond when we die by suicide?

At PdintheBin we believe for many reasons that the diagnosis of personality disorder should be abolished. One reason is the harm the label causes by reducing the support and compassion available to people when they are experiencing suicidal feelings. 131 more words

Week 4 - Ethics Questions

10. What sorts of verification and accuracy standards are appropriate for material gathered on social networks?

With the rapid rise of social media and citizen journalism, there is a significant amount of material online that simply isn’t true. 1,241 more words