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CRIMJ 230: Corrections in America

Professor Nathan Kruis

APA Citations

Use the print Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (7th edition).

  • This print manual is located in the general collection (stacks) using the call # BF76.7.P83 2020

Quoting, Paraphrasing and Summarizing

  • Quoting
    • When you use the author's exact words. Use " " to show that this is a quote. Quote only when necessary.
  • Paraphrasing
    • When you write in your own words what you read.  
  • Summarizing
    • Like paraphrasing, but the idea you are writing is general and brief.

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Plagiarism