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Challenges of conducting research in a digital age


Lu, J and Fan, W and Wu, R, Challenges of conducting research in a digital age, Arab World English Journal, 4, (2) pp. 246-254. ISSN 2229-9327 (2013) [Refereed Article]

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Humanís lives have been changed in forms of different ways since a substantial development of the high technological appliances in the 21st century. This also includes the ways researchers conduct research by adopting the high technology tools in this era. Most people just witness the development and the substantial benefits brought to the research; however, some drawbacks could be neglected. Particularly, the plagiarism occurs when the widespread of adopting the Internet and lacking the anti- plagiarism software. This paper focuses on exploring the challenges and new directions for researchers when they conduct research in a digital age.

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Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:digital age, plagiarism, advanced technology, multimedia, digital
Research Division:Language, Communication and Culture
Research Group:Communication and media studies
Research Field:Communication technology and digital media studies
Objective Division:Education and Training
Objective Group:Teaching and curriculum
Objective Field:Teaching and instruction technologies
UTAS Author:Lu, J (Ms Jinjin Lu)
UTAS Author:Fan, W (Miss Fan)
UTAS Author:Wu, R (Miss Ting Wu)
ID Code:85774
Year Published:2013
Deposited By:Education
Deposited On:2013-08-07
Last Modified:2014-04-30

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