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There are many different styles for citing a reference, but they all include basically the same information. How do you tell which is a book, a chapter in a book or a journal article? (DePaul University Libraries)
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  • Book Citation
    Zeki, S. (2009). Splendors and miseries of the brain: Love, creativity and the quest for human happiness. Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell.
  • Book Chapter Citation
    Kozbelt, A., Beghetto, R. A., & Runco, M. A. (2010). Theories of creativity. In J. C. Kaufman, R. J. Sternberg, J. C. Kaufman, R. J. Sternberg (Eds.) , The Cambridge handbook of creativity (pp. 20-47). New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.
  • Article Citation
    Kelly, K. E., & Kneipp, L. B. (2009). Reading for pleasure and creativity among college students. College Student Journal, 43(4, PtA), 1137-1144.
  • Dissertation Citation
    Mcvey, L. (2003). Single-sex schooling and girls' gender-role identity and creativity. Dissertation Abstracts International. Section A: Humanities and Social Sciences, 64(08), 2779. Retrieved from EBSCOhost
  • Conference Paper Citation
    Terrie Siang-Ting, W., & Hsueh-Hua Chen, V. (2008). Thinking Out-of-the-Box and in Other Boxes: Team Creativity from a Different Perspective and in Context. Conference Papers -- International Communication Association, 1-27. Retrieved from EBSCOhost.

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