Race and Social Problems Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Race and Social Problems style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Race and Social Problems 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 Race and Social Problems.

cite Race and Social Problems  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Race and Social Problems referencing style? (2022 Guide)

Did you know there are over 2.5 million book titles published in 2021. If you find yourself trying to cite a book in Race and Social Problems, here’s how

Here’s an example book citation in Race and Social Problems 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:
Race and Social Problems 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 Race and Social Problems looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Race and Social Problems citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Race and Social Problems format?

The basic information included in your citation will be the same across all styles. However, the format in which that information is presented is somewhat different depending on style you need. To cite a paper in Race and Social Problems, follow this example

Here’s a Race and Social Problems journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author3 LastnameA. F. (2000). Title. Container, Volume(Issue), pages Used. https://doi.org/DOI
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 Race and Social Problems:
Petit, C., & Sieffermann, J. (2007). Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, 18(1), 161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Race and Social Problems style?

The most basic entry for a website consists of the author name(s), webpage title, website title, institution/publisher, publication date, and DOI or URL. Here’s how to cite it properly in Race and Social Problems

Here’s an Race and Social Problems example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. https://www.example.com. Accessed 3 July 2022
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 3 July 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Race and Social Problems in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and found something worth sharing in your research paper? Here’s how to cite a YouTube video in Race and Social Problems

Here’s a Race and Social Problems citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. (2000, January 1). Title. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 3 July 2022
So how to cite a video Race and Social Problems?
Pixar. (2015, June 3). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 3 July 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Race and Social Problems referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Race and Social Problems, all you need to do is the following

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 Race and Social Problems.
Lastname, F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. http://www.example.com. Accessed 3 July 2022
Podcast referencing example in Race and Social Problems using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. (2018, March 2). 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 3 July 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Race and Social Problems referencing style?

Have you ever cited a movie before? You will see that citing a song is a pretty similar process. Here’s how to do it in Race and Social Problems

An example song citation in Race and Social Problems.
Lastname, F. (2000). Song Title. Album. http://www.example.com. Accessed 3 July 2022
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Race and Social Problems:
The Beatles. (1969). Here Comes the Sun. Abbey Road. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed 3 July 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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