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APA Style Guide: Book with one author

This guide explains how to use the APA Style. It includes a short tutorial.

Book with one author

Reference: Author Last name, Initials. (Year). Title. Publisher.

Example: Carson, N. R. (1998). Psychology of behaviour. Allyn & Bacon.


  • Author Last name (Year)    
  • (Author Last name, Year)


  • Carson (1998) argues
  • Another approach (Carson, 1998) highlighted….


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