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What Citation Style Should I Use?

  • Your professor will tell you which style to use.
  • ASA Style (American Sociological Association) is commonly used in Sociology.
  • ASA Style is based on the Chicago Author-Date system.
  • In ASA Style, in-text citations are written as (Author Year). If you are citing a specific page number, the format is (Author Year:Page) Example: (Martinez 2013:45)

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