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Title Publication manual of the American Psychological Association.

Published Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, 2001.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  808.06615 PUBL    DUE 10-10-19
 UniM Southbank Reference  808.06615 PUBL    NOT FOR LOAN
Edition 5th ed.
Physical description xxviii, 439 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Notes See also: APA Style Guide to Electronic References which is a revised and updated version of section 4.16 of the fifth edition of the Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (2001, pp. 268-281)--
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Quality of Content 4 -- Characteristics of Articles 6 -- Parts of a Manuscript 10 -- Quality of Presentation 29 -- 2 Expressing Ideas and Reducing Bias in Language 31 -- Writing Style 31 -- Grammar 40 -- Guidelines to Reduce Bias in Language 61 -- 3 APA Editorial Style 77 -- Punctuation 78 -- Spelling 89 -- Capitalization 94 -- Italics 100 -- Headings and Series 111 -- Quotations 117 -- Numbers 122 -- Metrication 130 -- Statistical and Mathematical Copy 136 -- Reference Citations in Text 207 -- 5 Manuscript Preparation and Sample Papers to be Submitted for Publication 283 -- Author's Responsibilities 284 -- General Instructions for Preparing the Paper Manuscript 284 -- Instructions for Typing the Parts of a Manuscript 296 -- Sample Paper and Outlines 305 -- 6 Material Other Than Journal Articles 321 -- Theses, Dissertations, and Student Papers 321 -- Converting the Dissertation Into a Journal Article 326 -- Material for Oral Presentation 329 -- Material Published in Abbreviated Form 330 -- 7 Manuscript Acceptance and Production 331 -- Transmitting the Accepted Manuscript for Production 332 -- Reviewing the Copyedited Manuscript 335 -- Proofreading 336 -- After the Article is Published 342 -- 8 Journals Program of the American Psychological Association 345 -- Policies Governing the Journals 345 -- Editorial Management of Manuscripts 357 -- Appendix A Checklist for Manuscript Submission 379 -- Format 379 -- Title Page and Abstract 380 -- Paragraphs and Headings 380 -- Mathematics and Statistics 380 -- Units of Measurement 380 -- Copyright and Quotations 382 -- Submitting the Manuscript 382 -- Note to Students 382 -- Appendix B Checklist for Transmitting Accepted Manuscripts for Electronic Production 385 -- Preparing the Electronic File 385 -- Appendix C Ethical Standards for the Reporting and Publishing of Scientific Information 387.
Summary The fifth edition of the "APA Manual" is a new and improved style manual for writers and students in psychology and other behavioral and social sciences. This valuable reference tool gives writers easy-to-use guidelines on how to prepare manuscripts according to APA style.
Other author American Psychological Association.
Subject Psychology -- Authorship -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Social sciences -- Authorship -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Psychological literature -- Publishing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Social science literature -- Publishing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
ISBN 1557988102 (alk. paper)
1557987904 (acid-free paper)
9781557987907
1557987912 (paperback: acid-free paper)
9781557988102
9781557987914