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What is Self-plagiarism


Self-plagiarism is the act of presenting one's previously completed work as original and new (APA, 2020, p. 21, 256). 

Submitting an assignment used in a previous class or for a previous assignment are examples of self-plagiarism, and is considered unethical conduct. 


American Psychological Association. (2020). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (7th ed.).

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