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APA (7th ed.) referencing guide (Online): Edited book

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Edited book

Below you will find guidance and examples of how to set out a reference to an edited book in the body of your work and in the reference list at the end.

In text citations


According to Cash and Smolek (2011) this is...

...(Cash & Smolak, 2011).


Cassell et al. (2018) state that...
....(Cassell et al., 2018).

Reference list

Last name, Initial(s)., & Last name, Initial(s). (Ed.). (Year). Title (ed.). Publisher. DOI (if available)

Note: Use (Ed.) if one editor and (Eds.) if two or more editors.


Cash, T. F., & Smolak, L. (Eds.). (2011). Body image: A handbook of science, practice, and prevention (2nd ed.). Guilford Press.

Cassell, C., Cunliffe, A. L., & Grandy, G. (Eds.). (2018). The SAGE handbook of qualitative business and management research methods. Sage.