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American Sociological Association Style Guide

American Sociological Association (ASA) Style Guide

Edited Book: One Editor

(ASA Style Guide 2014 appendix p. 107)

In-Text

Model

(Editor Last name Year of publication:Page number)

Example

(Corrigan 2014:25)

Reference

Model

Editor Last name, First name, ed. Year of publication. Name of Publication (italicized). Location of publisher, state or province postal code or name of country (if a foreign publisher): Publisher's Name.

Example

Corrigan, Patrick W., ed. 2014. The Stigma of Disease and Disability: Understanding Causes and Overcoming Injustices. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Link to Full Record

Helpful Hints

If the author has a middle name, it is included after their first name.

If the location of the publisher is well known and clear with only the city or if the state name is included in the publisher name, the state abbreviation is not needed. This is the case for publishers in New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago.

Edited Book: Three Editors

(ASA Style Guide 2014 appendix p. 107)

In-Text

Model

(Editor1 Last name, Author2 Last name, and Author3 Last name Year of publication:Page number)

Example

(Ben-Moshe, Chapman, and Carey 2014:58)

Reference

Model

Editor1 Last name, First name, Editor2 First name Last name, and Editor3 First name Last name, eds. Year of publication. Name of Publication (italicized). Location of publisher, state or province postal code or name of country (if a foreign publisher): Publisher's Name.

Example

Ben-Moshe, Liat, Chris Chapman, and Allison C. Carey, eds. 2014. Disability Incarcerated: Imprisonment and Disability in the United States and Canada. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Link to Full Record

Helpful Hints

If the author has a middle name, it is included after their first name.

If the location of the publisher is well known and clear with only the city or if the state name is included in the publisher name, the state abbreviation is not needed. This is the case for publishers in New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago.