Latin American Perspectives Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Latin American Perspectives 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 Latin American Perspectives.

How to do citations in Latin American Perspectives style?
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How do you cite a book in the Latin American Perspectives referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Latin American Perspectives using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N.
2000 Title. (E. F. N. Editor Last Name, ed.) Edition. City: Publisher.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Latin American Perspectives citation:
Angelou, M.
1969 I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings 1st ed. New York: Random House.
And an in-text citation book citation in Latin American Perspectives looks like this: (Angelou, 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Latin American Perspectives citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Latin American Perspectives format?

Here’s a Latin American Perspectives journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author3 LastnameA. F.
2000 “Title”. Container Volume (Issue): pages Used. Journal Name.
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 Latin American Perspectives:
Petit, C. and J. Sieffermann
2007 “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?” 18 (1): 161-172. Food Quality and Preference.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit & Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Latin American Perspectives style?

Here’s an Latin American Perspectives example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author2 LastnameA. F.
2000, January 1 “Title”. Publisher. https://www.example.com (accessed December 2, 2021).
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M.
2008, November 5 “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President”. The Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (accessed December 2, 2021).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Latin American Perspectives

Here’s a Latin American Perspectives citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName
2000, January 1 “Title”. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (accessed December 2, 2021).
So how to cite a video Latin American Perspectives?
Pixar
2015, June 3 “Pizza Clip — Inside Out”. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (accessed December 2, 2021).
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Latin American Perspectives 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 Latin American Perspectives.
Lastname, F.
2000, January 1 “Title”. Publisher. http://www.example.com (accessed December 2, 2021).
Podcast referencing example in Latin American Perspectives using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life
2018, March 2 “640: Five Women”. WBEZ Radio. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women (accessed December 2, 2021).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life, 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Latin American Perspectives referencing style?

An example song citation in Latin American Perspectives.
Lastname, F.
2000 Song Title. Album. http://www.example.com (accessed December 2, 2021).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Latin American Perspectives:
The Beatles
1969 Here Comes the Sun. Abbey Road. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 (accessed December 2, 2021).
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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