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An ideal tool for students writing research papers across the disciplines, THE POCKET GUIDE TO APA STYLE, Third Edition, offers straightforward explanations, annotated examples, and margin notes designed to help you write properly documented papers in the latest APA style. Thorough and practical, this concise guide is not only less expensive and easier to use than the APA Manual, it also includes additional information about the research-writing process. In this updated edition, you will also find extensive coverage of electronic sources that will teach you to both evaluate and correctly use Internet references in your own research.
Table of Contents
|Writing Scholarly Papers|
|Subject and Topic|
|Thesis Statements, Hypotheses, or Stated Objectives|
|Planning Writing Strategies|
|Preparing APA Manuscripts|
|Parts of the Manuscript|
|General Manuscript Guidelines|
|Following APA Editorial Style|
|Punctuation and Mechanics|
|Preparing the Reference List and In Text Citations|
|The Reference List--An Overview|
|Information for APA Entries|
|Format for APA Entries|
|Alphabetizing the Reference List|
|An Article in a Journal with Continuous Paging|
|An Article in a Journal with Separate Paging|
|An Article in a Monthly Magazine|
|An Article in a Weekly Magazine|
|An Article in a Newspaper|
|An Article in a Newsletter|
|A Letter to the Editor|
|An Abstract from Dissertation Abstracts International|
|A Secondary Source|
|Citing Books and Other Separately Published Materials|
|A Book by One Author|
|A Book by Two or More Authors|
|A Book with No Author Named|
|A Book with an Organization as Author|
|An Edition Other than the First|
|An Edited Collection|
|An Original Selection in an Edited Collection|
|A Previously Published Selection in an Edited Collection|
|A Revised or Enlarged Edition|
|A Reprinted Book|
|A Multivolume Work|
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|A Work in a Series|
|A Government Document--Committee, Commission, Department|
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|An Unpublished Dissertation|
|Published Proceedings from a Conference|
|Multiple Works by the Same Author|
|A Secondary Source|
|Citing Audiovisual Sources|
|A Motion Picture|
|A Filmstrip or Slide Program|
|A Television Broadcast|
|A Radio Broadcast|
|A Lecture or Speech|
|A Work of Art|
|A Map, Graph, Table, or Chart|
|Citing Electronic Sources|
|An Article in an Online Journal|
|An Article in an Online Magazine|
|An Article in an Online Newspaper|
|An Article in an Online Newsletter|
|An Online Book|
|An Online Dissertation|
|An Online Abstract|
|An Article in an Online Encyclopedia or Other Reference Work|
|An Online Scholarly Project, Information Database, or Professional Website|
|An Online Transcript of a Lecture or Speech|
|An Online Map, Graph, Table, or Chart|
|A CD-ROM Source|
|An E-mail Interview|
|An Online Video Podcast|
|An Online Audio Podcast|
|An Online Posting--Discussion Group or Weblog|
|Examining Sample Papers|
|Argumentative Paper: "Beyond Birth Order: Recognizing Other Variables"|
|Experimental Paper: "Students' Reactions to Kinds of Test Questions: A Piece in the Test-Anxiety Puzzle"|
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