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ANTH 500D: Peoples and Cultures of Sub-Saharan Africa: Citing & Writing

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Citation Styles

As of September 2015, the American Anthropological Association's style (for all publications) follows the Chicago Manual of Style, 17th edition, particularly in regard to reference citations (summary) .

Citations allow readers to locate the materials used in your research. Therefore, your citations should be as accurate and complete as possible.

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