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- If books have no author or editor, they should be alphabetized by the first significant word of the title in your reference list.
- For in-text citation, use a shortened version of the title, or the whole title if it is short, in place of the author's last name.
- Be consistent with your in-text citations through your entire paper.
In-Text Citation (Paraphrase):
(Book title- or shortened version if applicable, year)
In-Text Citation (Direct Quote):
(Book title- or shortened version if applicable, year, page number)
Book title in its entirety. (Year). Location of publication: Publisher.