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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 APA and MLA. It includes a short interactive tutorial on each style.

Book with an editor

Reference: Editor(s) Last name, Initials. (Ed.). (Year). Title. Place of publication: Publisher.

Example: Booth, D. (Ed.). (1994). Rethinking social development: Theory, research and practice. Essex: Longman.


  • Editor(s) last name (Year)
  • (Editor(s) Last name, Year)


  • Among the proposals in Booth (1994)…
  • Others (Booth, 1994) also proposed…


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