It is important to credit the source of anyone else's ideas that you have used or mentioned in your writing. If you don't, you could be accused of plagiarism - a charge that is taken very seriously by teachers and exam boards,
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What is a citation? A citation...
This class will use the APA style for citing sources. The best online option for examples is OWL at Purdue.
How to Cite a Print Journal Article in APA
First, F. M., & Last, F. M. (Year Published). Article title. Journal Name, Volume(Issue), Page(s).
Jacoby, W. G. (1994). Public attitudes toward government spending. American Journal of Political Science, 38(2), 336-361.
Fearon, J. D., & Laitin, D. D. (2003). Ethnicity, insurgency, and civil war. American Political Science Review, 97(1), 75.
How to Cite an Online Journal Article in APA
First, F. M., & Last, F. M. (Year Published). Article title. Journal Name, Volume(Issue), Page(s). doi:# or Retrieved from URL
Poiger, U. G. (1996). Rock 'n' roll, female sexuality, and the Cold War Battle over German Identities. The Journal of Modern History, 68(3), 577. doi:10.1086/245343
How to Cite a Website [for this class]
Provide the URL address and the date you visited the site.