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Academic Integrity - Referencing, Citation & Avoiding Plagiarism: Book with an editor

This guide explains what referencing and citation is and how to use the APA, Chicago, Harvard, MLA and Vancouver Styles. It includes a short interactive tutorial on each style.

Book with an Editor

Reference: Editor(s) Last name, First name and editor First name Last name, eds. Title. Place of Publication: Publisher, Year of publication.


Colhoun, Craig and Brian S. Turner, eds. The Sage Handbook of Sociology. London: Sage, 2005.

In-Text Citation: Use a superscript number (like this: ¹) in the text at the place where you are indicating that you are citing from a source.


Spellman has documented how Cockney rhyming slang enjoyed a revival in the nineteen-sixties.¹

Footnote: #. Editor(s) First name Last name, eds, Title (Place of Publication: Publisher, date of publication).


 1. Craig Colhoun and Brian S. Turner, eds, The Sage Handbook of Sociology (London: Sage, 2005).


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