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By Joseph F. Trimmer

Briefer, more affordable, and more straightforward to exploit than the MLA's personal guide, this well known publication good points present MLA guidance, a brand new part on comparing on-line assets, and an up to date APA appendix. The consultant additionally offers various examples, a pattern study paper, and important tricks on such subject matters as fending off plagiarism and taking notes.

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Turnbull, 1965b) 5. If you cite several sources in one place, list them in alphabetical order by authors’ last names, and separate them with a semicolon. The Mbuti Pygmies, carefree and harmonious, have no concept of evil and thus no real sense of fear (Tuan, 1979; Turnbull, 1965a). References Tuan, Y. (1979). Landscapes of fear. New York: Pantheon. Turnbull, C. M. (1965a). The Mbuti Pygmies of the Congo. In J. L. Gibbs, Jr. ), Peoples of Africa (pp. 281–317). New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston.

Abbreviations for MLA Documentation Selected Publishers When the publisher’s name includes the name of one person (Harry N. ), cite the surname alone (Abrams). When the publisher’s name includes the name of more than one person (Harcourt Brace), cite only the first of these names (Harcourt). Abrams Allyn Appleton Basic Bowker Cengage Dodd Doubleday Farrar Feminist Harcourt Harper Harvard UP Holt Houghton Knopf Lippincott MIT P MLA Norton Oxford UP Princeton UP Rand Random St. Martin’s Scribner’s Simon UMI U of Chicago P Viking Yale UP Harry N.

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