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Table of Contents
|List of Tables, Table Examples, Figures, and Figure Examples||p. XV|
|Organization of the Fifth Edition||p. XXIV|
|Specific Style Changes in the Fifth Edition||p. XXVI|
|How to Use the Publication Manual||p. XXVI|
|Content and Organization of a Manuscript||p. 3|
|Quality of Content||p. 4|
|Characteristics of Articles||p. 6|
|Parts of a Manuscript||p. 10|
|Quality of Presentation||p. 29|
|Expressing Ideas and Reducing Bias in Language||p. 31|
|Writing Style||p. 31|
|Guidelines to Reduce Bias in Language||p. 61|
|APA Editorial Style||p. 77|
|Headings and Series||p. 111|
|Statistical and Mathematical Copy||p. 136|
|Footnotes and Notes||p. 202|
|Reference Citations in Text||p. 207|
|Reference List||p. 215|
|Manuscript Preparation and Sample Papers to be Submitted for Publication||p. 283|
|The Author's Responsibilities||p. 284|
|General Instructions for Preparing the Paper Manuscript||p. 284|
|Instructions for Typing the Parts of a Manuscript||p. 296|
|Sample Paper and Outlines||p. 305|
|Material Other Than Journal Articles||p. 321|
|Theses, Dissertations, and Student Papers||p. 321|
|Converting the Dissertation Into a Journal Article||p. 326|
|Material for Oral Presentation||p. 329|
|Material Published in Abbreviated Form||p. 330|
|Manuscript Acceptance and Production||p. 331|
|Transmitting the Accepted Manuscript for Production||p. 332|
|Reviewing the Copyedited Manuscript||p. 335|
|After the Article is Published||p. 342|
|Journals Program of the American Psychological Association||p. 345|
|Policies Governing the Journals||p. 345|
|Editorial Management of Manuscripts||p. 357|
|Checklist for Manuscript Submission||p. 379|
|Title Page and Abstract||p. 380|
|Paragraphs and Headings||p. 380|
|Mathematics and Statistics||p. 380|
|Units of Measurement||p. 380|
|Notes and Footnotes||p. 381|
|Tables and Figures||p. 381|
|Copyright and Quotations||p. 382|
|Submitting the Manuscript||p. 382|
|Note to Students||p. 382|
|Checklist for Transmitting Accepted Manuscripts for Electronic Production||p. 385|
|Preparing the Electronic File||p. 385|
|Ethical Standards for the Reporting and Publishing of Scientific Information||p. 387|
|References to Legal Materials||p. 397|
|Sample Cover Letter||p. 411|
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