3 Writing Styles – APA, Chicago & MLA (Examrace – Dr. Manishika)

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Dr. Manishika Jain in this vide explains the 3 main Writing Styles
APA, Chicago, MLA.
Citiations: Why Important?
Formatting in research papers
Standard acceptable method for citiation
Avoids plagiarism
Builds your credibility and shows that your ideas are shared by other scholars studying in the same field
Provide all of the information so that reader can find the book/article cited

Citations: Why Important? @0:33
Chicago (Turabian) @3:06
APA Style @6:11
MLA Style @9:28
Writing Style Differences @10:06
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Chicago (Turabian)
Used since 1906
For all subject matter: historical journals, geography, sociology, anthropology & social sciences
By University of Chicago Press
Uses Footnotes – by Superscripted numerals
Or Use In-Text Citations
Use only page number on upper right, if heading appears on top then use page number at bottom
Entire first and last name

APA Style
Origin: 1929
Social sciences: Business, criminal justice, economics, law
Medical subjects: Nursing and psychology
Create by American Psychological Association
Uses only In-text citations
Page number on upper right with title on left
Only the initials of the first and middle name of each author
Reduce bias in writing about gender, race, and other areas where discrimination is possible
Year in Focus: If the research study citing is current and recent, or an arcane example of an “earlier theory” which has been debunked

MLA Style
1st published by Modern Language Association of America in 1985.
Used in humanities & literature
Features brief parenthetical citations in the text keyed to an alphabetical list of works cited that appears at the end of the work (Smith 126)

Writing Style Differences

ACS (American Chemical Society) – Chemistry
AIP (American Institute of Physics) – Physics
ALWD (Association of Legal Writing Directors) – Legal Studies
AMA (American Medical Association) – Medical Sciences
AMS (American Mathematical Society) – Mathematics
APSA (American Political Science Association) – Political Science, International Studies
ASA (American Sociological Association) – Sociology
AP (Associated Press) – Journalism, Public Relations
Bluebook – Legal Studies
CSE (Council of Science Editors) – Biology
Harvard Business School – Business
LSA (Linguistic Society of America) – Linguistics
Maroonbook – Legal Studies
NLM (National Library of Medicine) – Medicine

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20 Comments

  1. DASANDLA RAKESH says:

    Tqq you madam

  2. Benedicta Manfoumbi says:

    But you did not take long on MLA style, it would have been interesting too.

  3. Benedicta Manfoumbi says:

    clear and simple! Thanks!

  4. Alvis Ng'eno says:

    thank you Dr.Mashika,from kenya

  5. ti na says:

    Thnq mam

  6. Raju Gowda says:

    Mam say about Precedent, Obiter dictum, ratio decedendi

  7. Raju Gowda says:

    Soooper mam

  8. arun kishor says:

    Thank you Madam

  9. Rajen Das says:

    Thanks a lot mem

  10. sabhya gupta says:

    Please hindi me bna digiye

  11. Shashidhar Hittalmani says:

    Explanation is to the point and excellent

  12. Shashidhar Hittalmani says:

    very helpful to the students

  13. Gosavi Vishwanandini says:

    ma'm you are really brilliant,your ideas and explaination has so much clarity,thank you mam

  14. Captain Khan says:

    Excellent explanation thanks for sharing great video…!!

  15. Amos Bett says:

    great teacher

  16. Oshin Jain says:

    Ma'am plz let me know the difference between citation and references????

  17. vaskar barman says:

    make some videos regarding PhD, synopsis , thesis , bibliography etc

  18. Rehana Anjum says:

    Ma'am your lectures are very informative and easy to understand, I want complete lectures on Research Methodology, how i can get.

  19. mp rockers says:

    Very useful

  20. Amreen Ansari says:

    Thnx madam ur way of explanation is very easy

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