Decision Analysis Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Decision Analysis citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
The complete, comprehensive guide shows you how easy citing any source can be. Referencing books, youtube videos, websites, articles, journals, podcasts, images, videos, or music in Decision Analysis.

How do you cite a book in the Decision Analysis referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Decision Analysis using placeholders:
Last Name FN (2000) Title Edition. Editor Last Name EFN, ed. (Publisher, City).
So if we want to cite, for example, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
Rowling JK (1997) Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone 1st ed. (Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, London).
And an in-text citation book citation in Decision Analysis looks like this: (Rowling 1997)

How to reference a journal article in the Decision Analysis citation style?

Here’s a Decision Analysis journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Container Volume(Issue):pages Used.
So if we want to reference this scientific article: “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?” by C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann in Decision Analysis:
Petit C, Sieffermann J (2007) Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18(1):161-172.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

Citing a website in Decision Analysis reference style

Here’s an Decision Analysis example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Retrieved (July 17, 2019), https://www.example.com.
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran M (2008) Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. Retrieved (July 17, 2019), https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Decision Analysis

Here’s a Decision Analysis citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000) Title. YouTube. Retrieved (July 17, 2019), https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX.
So how to cite a video Decision Analysis?
Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. Retrieved (July 17, 2019), https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Decision Analysis referencing style

It is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in Decision Analysis.
Lastname F (2000) Title.
Podcast referencing example in Decision Analysis using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life (2018) 640: Five Women.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Decision Analysis referencing style?

An example song citation in Decision Analysis.
Lastname F (2000) Song Title
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Decision Analysis:
The Beatles (1969) Here Comes the Sun
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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