Reference List: Books

GeneralStyle for Books

Author last name and Initials. (date of publication). Title of work: Capital letter also for subtitle. Place of publication: Publisher.

N/B: For “Place of publication,” always indicate the city and the state/country, and use the two letter postal abbreviation excluding periods (New York, NY).

Howard, R. B., &Gardiolla, W. R. (2010).APA referencing guide for students. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Edited Book without an Author

Warren, G. K., & Booker, H. (Eds.).(2007). Poverty and Crime. New York, NY: Russell Sage Foundation.

Edited Book with an Author/s

Grombs, W. (2010).The unedited journals.G. M. Moon (Ed.). New York, NY: Anchor.

Translation work

Green, E. U. (2011). A narrative  essay on modern education. (T. W. Abcott&K. L. Emerson, Trans.). New York, NY: Sage. (Original work published 1974)

N/B: When citing a work that has been republished such the one indicated above, in the in-text it ought to have both dates: Green (1974/2011).

Edition that’s not the First

Chamberlin, R. O., &Freeman, R. E. (2007).The lostgeneration (5th ed.). Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.

 Chapter or Article in an Edited Book

Author, X. X., & Author, Y. Y. (Year published). Title of chapter. In C. C. Editor &D. D. Editor (Eds.), Title of book (pages of chapter). Place of publication: Publisher.

 N/B: Supposing you include the page numbers of the chapter in parentheses following the book title, write “pp” prior to the numbers: (pp. 3-13). However, this format is not applicable for page numbers of periodical references, unless its newspapers.

Truman J. Y., &Warren, M. (2012).The changing gender roles: Animage for transition, and revolution. In V. N. White (Ed.), Contemporary gender matters (pp. 118-162). New York, NY: Springer.

Multivolume Work

Thatcher, M. (Ed.). (2003). Dictionary political tricks (Vols. 1-9). New York, NY: Scribner’s.