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Publication manual of the American Psychological Association : the official guide to APA style.

"The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, Seventh Edition is the official source for APA Style. With millions of copies sold worldwide in multiple languages, it is the style manual of choice for writers, researchers, editors, students, and educators in the social and behavioral sciences, natural sciences, nursing, communications, education, business, engineering, and other fields. Known for its authoritative, easy-to-use reference and citation system, the Publication Manual also offers guidance on choosing the headings, tables, figures, language, and tone that will result in powerful, concise, and elegant scholarly communication. It guides users through the scholarly writing process-from the ethics of authorship to reporting research through publication. The seventh edition is an indispensable resource for students and professionals to achieve excellence in writing and make an impact with their work. The seventh edition has been thoroughly revised and updated to reflect best practices in scholarly writing and publishing." -- Provided by publisher.
American Psychological Association
1. Scholarly writing and publishing principles -- 2. Paper elements and format -- 3. Journal article reporting standards -- 4. Writing style and grammar -- 5. Bias-free language guidelines -- 6. Mechanics of style -- 7. Tables and figures -- 8. Works credited in the text -- 9. Reference list -- 10. Reference examples -- 11. Legal references -- 12. Publication process.