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By Joseph F. Trimmer

ISBN-10: 0618967893

ISBN-13: 9780618967896

Briefer, cheaper, and more straightforward to take advantage of than the MLA's personal guide, this well known ebook beneficial properties present MLA directions, a brand new part on comparing on-line resources, and an updated APA appendix. The consultant additionally presents a number of examples, a pattern learn paper, and invaluable tricks on such issues as averting plagiarism and taking notes.

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7,28] An Article from a Weekly or Biweekly Magazine 8. Mayer, J. (2005, February 14–21). Outsourcing torture. The New Yorker, 80, 106–123. [7,31] Appendix on APA Style / 39 An Article in a Journal with Continuous Pagination 9. Flower, L. (2002). Intercultural inquiry and the transformation of service. College English, 65, 181–201. [8,32] Internet Source: An Article Based on a Print Source If the original print version has been changed or annotated on the Web, then add “Retrieved [Month Day, Year], from [URL]” after the original citation.

Appendix on APA Style / 37 15. Spell out the names of journals in upper- and lowercase letters, and italicize the journal name. 16. In references to periodicals, give the volume number in arabic numerals, and italicize it. Do not use vol. before the number. 17. ). 18. In text citations, use p. or pp. for page numbers. In the reference list, use p. or pp. for newspaper pages, and omit p. or pp. for journal or magazine pages. 19. Treat inclusive page numbers in text citations and in the reference list as follows: 67–68, 102–103, 237–242, 389–421.

Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. J. B. Lippincott Co. The MIT Press The Modern Language Association of America W. W. , Inc. Oxford University Press, Inc. Princeton University Press Rand McNally and Co. Random House, Inc. St. Martin’s Press, Inc. Charles Scribner’s Sons Simon and Schuster, Inc. University Microfilms International University of Chicago Press The Viking Press, Inc. Yale University Press Appendix on APA Style / 35 Selected Reference Resources BM Cong. Rec. DA, DAI DAB DNB ERIC—ED ERIC—EJ GPO HMSO LC PBS British Museum, London (now British Library) Congressional Record Dissertation Abstracts, Dissertation Abstracts International Dictionary of American Biography Dictionary of National Biography Educational Resources Information Center— Educational Document Educational Resources Information Center— Educational Journal Government Printing Office, Washington, DC Her (His) Majesty’s Stationery Office, London Library of Congress Public Broadcasting System Appendix on APA Style The purpose of documentation is twofold: (1) to avoid representing somebody else’s work as your own and (2) to refer readers to the specific source you are citing.

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