An easyguide to APA style / Beth M. Schwartz, R. Eric Landrum, Regan A. R. Gurung.

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  • Additional Information
    • Publication Information:
      2nd ed.
    • Abstract:
      Summary: "Master APA style and format quickly and easily! Written by experienced psychology instructors who are respected members of the APA's Teaching of Psychology division, this guide provides an easy alternative for anyone struggling with APA style. Written in a clear, conversational, and humorous style, this book presents easy-to-understand explanations of how to write research papers, cite research, and do any work requiring APA format. The authors simplify the process with easy-to-follow advice, tips, and visual representations of how to use APA style. This updated edition includes easy-to-read screen shots as well as guidance on where to find answers to commonly asked student questions."--Publisher's website.
    • Content Notes:
      Pt. 3. Writing with (APA) style : getting down to business. Whodunit (or said it)? Citing sources in text -- How, what, when, who, and where? A step-by-step playbook of your method -- How did it all turn out? Writing about statistics and associated fun -- Everybody needs references.
    • Content Notes:
      Pt. 6. In closing : important considerations. Using rubrics : knowing what it means to write a good paper -- Get it right! Proofreading the entire paper -- Complete sample of an experimental (research) paper : samples, anyone? -- All together now : how to avoid the most common mistakes.
    • Content Notes:
      Pt. 5. Some nitty-gritty details. Making a list, no apps required : enumeration and seriation -- The devil is in the details : abbreviations, signs, symbols, and punctuation.
    • Content Notes:
      Pt. 4. Presenting your work in APA format. The numbers game : how to write numbers (and when the rules change) -- Formatting : organizing, headings, and making your work look good to print -- Table that motion : the special challenges of tables and figures -- Make Microsoft Word 2010 work for you : APA formatting.
    • Content Notes:
      Pt. 1. Overview. Style versus format : why it matters to your audience and why it should matter to you -- Your visual table of contents quickfinder.
    • Content Notes:
      Pt. 2. Writing with (APA) style : big-picture items. Bare-bones fundamentals : general writing tips specific to APA style -- A quick grammar summary for APA-style writing -- Thou shalt not steal (or be lazy) : plagiarism and how to avoid it -- Avoiding biased language.
    • Notes:
      Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-222) and index.
    • ISBN:
      1452268398 (spiral)
      9781452268392 (spiral)
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  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      SCHWARTZ, B. M.; GURUNG, R. A. R.; LANDRUM, R. E. An easyguide to APA style. 2nd ed. [s. l.]: SAGE Publications, 2014. ISBN 1452268398. Disponível em: Acesso em: 8 fev. 2023.
    • AMA 11th Edition:
      Schwartz BM, Gurung RAR, Landrum RE. An Easyguide to APA Style. 2nd ed. SAGE Publications; 2014. Accessed February 8, 2023.
    • APA 7th Edition:
      Schwartz, B. M., Gurung, R. A. R., & Landrum, R. E. (2014). An easyguide to APA style (2nd ed.). SAGE Publications.
    • Chicago 17th Edition:
      Schwartz, Beth M., Regan A. R. Gurung, and R. Eric Landrum. 2014. An Easyguide to APA Style. 2nd ed. SAGE Publications.
    • Harvard:
      Schwartz, B.M., Gurung, R.A.R. and Landrum, R.E. (2014) An easyguide to APA style. 2nd ed. SAGE Publications. Available at: (Accessed: 8 February 2023).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Schwartz, BM, Gurung, RAR & Landrum, RE 2014, An easyguide to APA style, 2nd ed., SAGE Publications, viewed 8 February 2023, .
    • MLA 9th Edition:
      Schwartz, Beth M., et al. An Easyguide to APA Style. 2nd ed., SAGE Publications, 2014. EBSCOhost,
    • Chicago 17th Edition:
      Schwartz, Beth M., Regan A. R. Gurung, and R. Eric Landrum. An Easyguide to APA Style. 2nd ed. SAGE Publications, 2014.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Schwartz BM, Gurung RAR, Landrum RE. An easyguide to APA style [Internet]. 2nd ed. SAGE Publications; 2014 [cited 2023 Feb 8]. Available from: