ERIC Number: EJ253567
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Nov
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Why College Students Cheat.
Barnett, David C.; Dalton, Jon C.
Journal of College Student Personnel, v22 n6 p545-51 Nov 1981
Six factors related to cheating behavior are identified: stress, environment, intelligence, personality characteristics, definitions of cheating, and moral judgment and will. The results of a faculty-student survey on cheating are reported, revealing different perceptions of what constitutes cheating. Methods for countering academic cheating are suggested. (Author/RC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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