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APA 6th Edition Citation Guide: Overview

Interpreting a citation

This shows a citation for a scholarly journal article from a library database.

Note the use of DOI's instead of url's.

Parts of a citation

This is the first page of a journal article from the EBSCO database.  The elements needed for a reference are highlighted.

A References page citation for this document would be:

Feierabend, I.K., & Klicperova-Baker, M. (2015).

Freedom and psychological proximity as

preconditions of nonviolence: the social

psychology of democratic peace.

South African Journal of Psychology, 45(4),

564-577. DOI:0.1177/0081246315588907.










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