Sociological Methodology Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Sociological Methodology 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 Sociological Methodology.

How to do citations in Sociological Methodology style?
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How do you cite a book in the Sociological Methodology referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Sociological Methodology using placeholders:
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, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
Sociological Methodology citation:
Rowling, J. K. 1997. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. 1st ed. London: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc.
And an in-text citation book citation in Sociological Methodology looks like this: (Rowling 1997)

How to reference a journal article in the Sociological Methodology citation style?
How do you cite scientific papers in Sociological Methodology format?

Here’s a Sociological Methodology journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author3 LastnameA. F. 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 Sociological Methodology:
Petit, C. and J. Sieffermann. 2007. “Testing Consumer Preferences for Iced-Coffee: Does the Drinking Environment Have Any Influence?.” 18(1):161-72.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Sociological Methodology style?

Here’s an Sociological Methodology example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author2 LastnameA. F. 2000. “Title.”. Retrieved August 14, 2020 (
To reference the article located at this link:
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M. 2008. “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President.”. Retrieved August 14, 2020 (
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Sociological Methodology

Here’s a Sociological Methodology citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. 2000. “Title.” YouTube. Retrieved August 14, 2020 (
So how to cite a video Sociological Methodology?
Pixar. 2015. “Pizza Clip — Inside Out.” YouTube. Retrieved August 14, 2020 (
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Sociological Methodology 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 Sociological Methodology.
Lastname, F. 2000. “Title..”
Podcast referencing example in Sociological Methodology 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 Sociological Methodology referencing style?

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

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