THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

About the issue of forgery in digital era The review of book by Philipp Theisohn Literarisches Eigentum: Zur Ethik geistiger Arbeit im digitalen Zeitalter

2013. 4, pp. 385-387

Lebedeva Irena Va.  - Sc.D. (Sociology), Associate Professor, Astrakhan state university, 20a Tatishevstreet., Astrakhan, 414056,, irenalebedeva@mail.ru

The book written by Philipp Theisohn, published in 2012 became popular at once, as it enlightens the problems of scientific community and refers to the falsification of texts. The author shows the reader different perspectives on the problem and accompanies the text with sarcastic reflections. The author accuses the achievements of technology and claims that they do not simplify our lives, but burden us morally. Tyson also makes accusations of science itself as it provokes plagiarism for its modern requirements regarding publications.

Key words: fabrication,digital technology,copyright citation,plagiarism,

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