Section 3.4 exercises

EXERCISE 1 – Reference practices

  1. Explain what the following reference data means:

    Cavanagh J, Geisler MW. Mood effects on the ERP processing of emotional intensity in faces: A P3 investigation with depressed students. International Journal of Psychophysiology. 2006;60(1):27-33.

EXERCISE 2 – Copyright issues

Are the following statements true or false?

  1. The copyrights for a book can arise with a publisher.
  2. You may copy the poem Maamme by J. L. Runebergin (1804-1877) onto your web page, as long as you indicate that it is a quotation.
  3. You are allowed to copy one song off a friend’s pirate copy of a CD for your own private use.
  4. You may put a photo your uncle has taken of you on your home page.

ANSWERS

EXERCISE 1 – Reference practices

  1. Surname of first author Initial letter of first author’s first name, Surname of second author Initials of second author’s first names. Title of journal article. Title of journal. Publishing year; journal volume (journal issue): journal pages of the article.

EXERCISE 2 – Copyright issues

  1. False. The copyright always arises with the person who creates the work. A separate contract always has to be made to transfer the copyright to a publisher.
  2. True. It is over 70 years since J. L. Runeberg died.
  3. False. The original has to be a legal copy.
  4. False. You need permission from your uncle to distribute the photo online.