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APA Citation Style

Book, Single Author

Lastname, F. M. (Year of publication). Title of the book: And also its subtitle. City: Publisher.

Kahneman, D. (2011). Thinking, fast and slow. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

Book, Multiple Authors

Montemayor, C., & Haladjian, H. H. (2015). Consciousness, attention, and conscious attention. Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press.

Chapter in an Edited Book

Posick, C., Rocque, M., & Delisi, M. (2015). Empathy, crime, and justice. In M. DeLisi and M. Vaughn (Eds.), Routledge handbook of biosocial criminology (pp. 571-584). New York: Routledge.

Reference Works

Entries in reference works are cited in the same way was chapters in edited books, shown above. If there is no author for the entry, list the title first, followed by the year of publication.

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (5th ed.; DSM–5)

American Psychiatric Association. (2013). Cautionary statement for forensic use of DSM-5. In Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (5th ed.). Washington, DC: Author.

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