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Research Fabrication and Research Falsification: What You Need to Know

While most researchers value the truth and strive to produce high-quality work that can be replicated, some researchers have been accused of committing research fraud. Research misconduct is a serious issue and damages the integrity of the field as a whole. That being said, research misconduct isn’t always obvious. In fact, even prestigious journals have accepted work that has later been classified as research fraud. This article will delve into research fabrication and falsification, its effects, and how it can be prevented.

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Nonfiction Genres: Types of Books You Can Write

So, you’ve decided to write a nonfiction book? Good for you, but first, you will need to know the different types of nonfiction genres to label your book correctly. For starters, any literary work that is fact-based and designed to depict genuine events and facts as precisely as possible is classified as nonfiction. Unlike fiction, on the other hand, which is made up of stories based entirely on the author’s imagination.

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What is a Foil Character and What Role Do They Play?

A literary foil is a figure who exists to highlight or attract attention to the attributes of another character, usually the protagonist. This literary term comes from an ancient jewelry method of placing a stone on a foil base to make it shine brighter.

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Bildungsroman: What It Is and How to Write One

Growth and maturation are essential themes in writing. Since the transition from immaturity (childhood) to maturity (adulthood) is something everyone undergoes, it’s a universally relatable theme. In literature, a novel that focuses on a protagonist’s journey from childhood to adulthood falls within the Bildungsroman genre. From Jane Eyre and The Catcher in the Rye to Great Expectations, there are many novels that fall within this popular literary genre. This article will discuss the Bildungsroman genre in detail and discuss the various elements of such a novel.

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