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American Sociological Association Style Guide

American Sociological Association (ASA) Style Guide

Article: One Author

(ASA Style Guide 2014 section 4.3.2 p. 49, and appendix p. 109)



(Author Last name Year of publication:Page number)


(Stoetzler 2016:230)



Author Last name, First name. Year of publication. "Title of Article." Title of Journal (italicized) Number volume(Issue number):Page numbers.


Stoetzler, Marcel. 2016. "Intersectional Individuality: Georg Simmel's Concept of 'the Intersection of Social Circles' and the Emancipation of Women." Sociological Inquiry 86(2):216-240.

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

In ASA there are no spaces between the volume number, issue number, and page numbers. Make sure that none are there when you are finished.