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Referencing and assignment writing: Citing Thesis or dissertation

Thesis or dissertation (unpublished)

 

In-Text:                (Bennett, 2003)
References:     Bennett, K. (2003). Structures in early childhood learning (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). University of Cape Town, Cape Town.

Published dissertations are treated as books.

 


 Information for:

  • Theses and dissertation references taken from American Psychological Association Publication Manual (2010, p. 207-208).

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Reference list abbreviations

(APA, 2010, p.180)

Abbreviation

edition

ed.

Revised edition

Rev. ed.

second edition   

2nd ed.

Editor (editors)

Ed. (Eds.)

Translator(s)

Trans.

no date

n.d.

page (pages)

p. (pp.)

Volume (Volumes)

Vol. (Vols.)

Number

No.

Part

Pt.

Technical Report

Tech. Rep.

Supplement

Suppl.