How to cite a Book in American Sociological Association

Use this template to cite a Book in the American Sociological Association citation style.


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Citation Guide: Book in American Sociological Association
Reference a Book in American Sociological Association

How do you cite a Book in the American Sociological Association referencing style?

Here’s an example Book citation in American Sociological Association using placeholders.
Template:
Last Name, F. N. 2000. Title. Edition. edited by E. F. N. Editor Last Name. City: Publisher.
So if we want to cite, for example, “Backlash” by Susan Faludi we’d do so like this:

American Sociological Association book citation:
Faludi, S. 1991. Backlash. 1st ed. New York City: Crown Publishing Group.
Citing websites and links in American Sociological Association is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation book reference in American Sociological Association looks like this:
(Faludi 1991)

Frequently Asked Questions — American Sociological Association Book Referencing

How do I cite a Book in American Sociological Association?

You can very easily reference a Book in the “American Sociological Association” referencing style by using the guide above as your guideline.

Is there a way to automatically cite a Book?

How do you reference a Book in American Sociological Association?

The American Sociological Association reference for a Book is done by several different rules — please see the example on this page.

How do you in-text reference a Book in American Sociological Association?

An in-text reference for a Book in American Sociological Association is done like this:
(Last Name 2000)
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