Soziale Welt (German) Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)


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How to do citations in Soziale Welt (German) style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Soziale Welt (German) 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 Soziale Welt (German).

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How do you cite a book in the Soziale Welt (German) referencing style? (2022 Guide)

A book citation in Soziale Welt (German) always includes the author name(s), the publication year, the book title, and the publisher. Here’s an example

Here’s an example book citation in Soziale Welt (German) using placeholders:
Last Name, First Name (2000): Title Edition. Editor First Name Editor Last Name (Ed.), 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:
Soziale Welt (German) citation:
Angelou, Maya (1969): I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings 1st ed., New York: Random House.
And an in-text citation book citation in Soziale Welt (German) looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Soziale Welt (German) citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Soziale Welt (German) format?

To write a research paper, you need to incorporate sources. This means that you have to know how to format the sources in your academic paper. To cite someone else’s paper in Soziale Welt (German) in your research, follow these simple steps.

Here’s a Soziale Welt (German) journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname/Author3 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname (2000): Title, in: Container Volume, S. pages Used, abrufbar unter: URL, letzter Zugriff am 7.10.2022.
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 Soziale Welt (German):
Petit, C./Sieffermann, J.M. (2007): Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, in: 18, S. 161-172, abrufbar unter: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008, letzter Zugriff am 7.10.2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit/Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Soziale Welt (German) style?

If you’re writing a research paper, you’ll likely do a fair amount of research online. If you have websites that you want to use as sources for your paper in Soziale Welt (German), follow this simple guide

Here’s an Soziale Welt (German) example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname/Author2 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname (2000): Title, abrufbar unter: https://www.example.com, letzter Zugriff am 7.10.2022.
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran, Mark (2008): Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President, abrufbar unter: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083, letzter Zugriff am 7.10.2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Soziale Welt (German) in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and you don’t know how to cite it? Here’s a simple way to do it in Soziale Welt (German)

Here’s a Soziale Welt (German) citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000): Title, in: YouTube, abrufbar unter: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX, letzter Zugriff am 7.10.2022.
So how to cite a video Soziale Welt (German)?
Pixar (2015): Pizza Clip — Inside Out, in: YouTube, abrufbar unter: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ, letzter Zugriff am 7.10.2022.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Soziale Welt (German) referencing style

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a podcast episode in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in Soziale Welt (German)

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 Soziale Welt (German).
Lastname, Firstname (2000): Title, abrufbar unter: http://www.example.com, letzter Zugriff am 7.10.2022.
Podcast referencing example in Soziale Welt (German) using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life (2018): 640: Five Women, abrufbar unter: https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women, letzter Zugriff am 7.10.2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Soziale Welt (German) 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 Soziale Welt (German)

An example song citation in Soziale Welt (German).
Lastname, Firstname (2000): Song Title, abrufbar unter: http://www.example.com, letzter Zugriff am 7.10.2022.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Soziale Welt (German):
The Beatles (1969): Here Comes the Sun, abrufbar unter: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150, letzter Zugriff am 7.10.2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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