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Chicago 17th B: Books

Chicago 17th B



Author Surname, First Name(s). Year. Book Title in Italics. # ed. Place of Publication: Publisher. or URL.

Reference list examples


Crawford, Lizabeth A., and Katherine B. Novak. 2018. Individual and Society: Sociological Social Psychology. 2nd ed.
Florence: Routledge.

Doyle, Timothy, Doug McEachern, and Sherilyn MacGregor. 2015. Environment and Politics. 4th ed. London: Routledge.

Millon, Theodore, Roger Davis, Carrie Millon, Luis Escovar, and Sarah Meagher. 2000. Personality Disorders in Modern Life. NY: Wiley.


Chapter in an edited book


Chapter Author Surname, First Name(s). Year. “Title of Chapter.” In Title of Book in Italics, # ed., edited by Editor(s) First Name(s) Last Name, Chapter Page Range. Place of Publication: Publisher. or URL.

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Juvonen, Jaana, and Sandra Graham. 2004. “Research Based Interventions on Bullying.” In Bullying: Implications for the Classroom, edited by Cheryl E. Sanders and Gary D. Phye, 229-255. Amsterdam: Elsevier Academic Press.


Kickett-Tucker, Cheryl, and Josey Hansen. 2017. "Ngalang Moort: Family as the Building Block of Community Development." In Mia Mia Aboriginal Community Development: Fostering Cultural Security, edited by Cheryl Kickett-Tucker, Dawn Bessarab, Juli Coffin, and Michael Wright, 199-216. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.


Renner, Adam, Bridget Brew, and Crystal Proctor. 2013. “Plotting Inequality, Building Resistance.” In Rethinking Mathematics: Teaching Social Justice by the Numbers, 2nd ed., edited by Eric Gutstein and Bob Peterson, 175-180. Milwaukee, WI: Rethinking Schools.


Thoun Northrup, Deborah, Coby L. Tschanz, Valerie G. Olynyk, Kara L. Schick Makaroff, Joanna Szabo, and Heather A. Biasio. 2009. "Nursing: Whose Discipline Is It Anyway?" In Perspectives on Nursing Theory, 5th ed., edited by Pamela G. Reed and Nelma B. Crawford Shearer, 79-80. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer.


Dictionary or encyclopedia


Author Surname, First Name(s). Year. “Title of Entry.” In Title of Book in Italics, # ed., edited by Editor(s) First Name(s) Last Name, Chapter Page Range. Place of Publication: Publisher. URL.

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Martin, David. 2001. "Religion: Peace, War, and Violence." In International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, edited by Neil J. Smelser and Paul B. Baltes, 13090-13093. USA: Pergamon Press.


Conference paper or poster


Author Surname, First Name(s). Year. "Title of Paper." Paper presented at the Name of Conference, City, State/Country, Month Day(s), Year in Italics. or URL.

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Chadwick, M. B., M. Blann, and S. Hilaire. 2008. "Multistep Direct Preequilibrium Reactions and the Monte Carlo Approach." Paper presented at the International Conference on Nuclear Data for Science and Technology, Paris, France, April 23-27, 2007. 

Fredericks, Joel, and Christopher Lawrence. 2018. "#thisismymob: Preserving and Promoting Indigenous Australian Cultural Heritage." Paper presented at the Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Mobile Access to Cultural Heritage (MobileCH-2018) Barcelona, Spain, September 3-6, 2018.


Ke, Qiuhong, Mohammed Bennamoun, Senjian An, Ferdous Sohel, and Farid Boussaid. 2017. "A New Representation of Skeleton Sequences for 3D Action Recognition." Paper presented at the 2017 IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Honolulu, USA, July 21-26, 2017.




Author Surname, First Name(s). Year. "Title of Thesis." PhD diss., or Master's thesis, University Name. or URL.

Reference list examples


Dowling, Carol Susan. 2017. "'Find One of Your Own Kind': Auto-ethnography and My Aboriginal Women Ancestors." PhD diss., Curtin University.


Gao, Wenran. 2018. “Fuel Properties and Thermal Processing of Bio-Oil and Its Derived Fuel Mixtures.” PhD diss., Curtin University.

Ling, Justin. 2015. “Lords and Ladies of the Modern Age.” Master’s thesis, Mills College.​.