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APA (7th ed.) referencing guide (Online): Chapter in an edited book

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Chapter in edited book

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

In text citations


Bowden (2017) states that...
...(Bowden, 2017).


Hoeveler (2003) believes that...
...(Hoeveler, 2003).

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Reference list

Last name, Initial(s)., & Last name, Initial(s). (Year). Chapter title. In Initial. Last name (Eds.), Book title (ed., pages of chapter). Publisher. DOI of chapter (if available)


Bowden, J. (2017). Health promotion models and approaches. In J. Bowden & V. Manning (Eds.), Health promotion in midwifery: Principles and practice (3rd ed., pp. 47-60). CRC Press.  

Hoeveler, D. L. (2003). Frankenstein, feminism, and literary theory. In E. Schor (Ed.), The Cambridge companion to Mary Shelley (pp. 45-62). Cambridge University Press.