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American Sociological Association Style Guide

American Sociological Association (ASA) Style Guide

Dissertation/Thesis: Print

(ASA Style Guide 2014 section 4.3.2 p. 54-55, and appendix p. 112)

In-Text

Model

(Author Last name Year of publication)

Example

(Boswell 2013)

Reference

Model

Author Last name, First name. Year of publication. "Title of Publication." PhD dissertation, Department of Study, University of.

Example

Boswell, Matthew James. 2013. "Economic Change and Violence in Cross-National, Regional, and Local Perspectives." PhD dessertation, Department of Philosophy, University of Iowa.

Link to Full Record

Dissertation/Thesis: Electronic

(ASA Style Guide 2014 section 4.3.2 p. 54-55, and appendix p. 112)

In-Text

Model

(Author Last name Year of publication)

Example

(Kroll 2011)

Reference

Model

Author Last name, First name. Year of publication. "Title of Publication." PhD dissertation, Department of Study, University of. Retrieved from Database, record number.

Example

Kroll, Christian. 2011. "Towards a sociology of happiness: examining social capital and subjective well-being across subgroups of society." PhD dissertation, Department of Sociology, The London School of Economics and Political Science. Retrieved from LSE, record 169.

Link to Full Record