Political Studies Referencing Guide
This is the Citationsy guide to Political Studies citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
How to do citations in Political Studies style?
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 Political Studies.
How do you cite a book in the Political Studies referencing style?Here’s an example book citation in Political Studies using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N. (2000) Title, Edition. (E. F. N. Editor Last Name, ed.)City: Publisher.
Political Studies citation:
Rowling, J. K. (1997) Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, 1st edition. London: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc.
How to reference a journal article in the Political Studies citation style?
Here’s a Political Studies journal citation example using placeholders:
How do you cite scientific papers in Political Studies format?
Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author3 LastnameA. F. (2000) ‘Title’ [online], Container, Volume(Issue), pages UsedJournal Name. Retrieved from URL
Petit, C. and Sieffermann, J. (2007) ‘Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?’ [online], , 18(1), 161-72Food Quality and Preference. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
How to cite a website in a paper in Political Studies style?Here’s an Political Studies example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000, January 1) Title [online]. Publisher. Available from: https://www.example.com [Accessed6 July 2020 ]
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M. (2008, November 5) Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President [online]. The Guardian. Available from: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 [Accessed6 July 2020 ]
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How to cite a YouTube video Political StudiesHere’s a Political Studies citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000, January 1) Title [online]. YouTube. Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX [Accessed6 July 2020 ]
Pixar (2015, June 3) Pizza Clip — Inside Out [online]. YouTube. Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ [Accessed6 July 2020 ]
How to cite a podcast using Political Studies referencing styleIt is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in Political Studies.
Lastname, F. (2000, January 1) ‘Title’ [online], Publisher. Retrieved from http://www.example.com
This American Life (2018, March 2) ‘640: Five Women’ [online], WBEZ Radio. Retrieved from https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women
How to cite a piece of music or a song using Political Studies referencing style?An example song citation in Political Studies.
Lastname, F. (2000) Song Title [online]. Album. Retrieved from http://www.example.com
The Beatles (1969) Here Comes the Sun [online]. Abbey Road. Retrieved from https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150
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