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Publication manual of the American Psychological Association

The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association is the style manual of choice for writers, editors, students, and educators in the social and behavioral sciences. It provides invaluable guidance on all aspects of the writing process, from the ethics of authorship to the word choice that best reduces bias in language. Well-known for its authoritative and easy-to-use reference and citation system, the Publication Manual also offers guidance on choosing the headings, tables, figures, and tone that will result in strong, simple, and elegant scientific communication. [Ed.]
Print Book, English, 2010
6th ed., [4th printing] View all formats and editions
American Psychological Association, Washington, 2010
xviii, 272 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
9781433805622, 9781433805592, 9781433805615, 1433805626, 1433805596, 1433805618
[Contents] Writing for the behavioral and social sciences
Manuscript structure and content
Writing clearly and concisely
The mechanics of style
displaying results
crediting sources
Reference examples
The publication process
Normes APA