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In-text Parenthetical Citations
- On author: (Derrida 2001: 328) or (Derrida 2001: 328–50) or (Derrida 2001: 328, 330)
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Barchiesi, Franco (2012). Precarious Liberation: Workers, the State, and Contested Social Citizenship in Postapartheid South Africa. Albany, N.Y.: State University of New York Press.
The date of the first edition of the work can be mentioned in the square brackets:
Deleuze, Gilles (1994). Difference and Repetition . Trans. Paul Patton. London: Athlone.
A book published in translation:
Agamben, Giorgio (2000). Means without End: Notes on Politics. Trans. Vincenzo Binetti and Cesare Casarino. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.
Chapter in a collective volume:
Bataille, Georges (1988). “Letter to X, Lecturer on Hegel…” . In The College of Sociology, 1937–39, ed. Denis Hollier, trans. Betsy Wing, 89–93. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.
Two and more authors:
Deleuze, Gilles, Guattari Félix (1983). Anti-Oedipus . Trans. Robert Hurley, Mark Seem, and Helen R. Lane. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.
Milne, Drew (2002). “The Beautiful Soul: From Hegel to Beckett.” Diacritics 32, N 1 (2002): 63–82.
One of several volumes:
Benjamin, Walter (1999). Selected Writings, Vol. 3: 1935–1938. Ed. Howard Eiland and Michael W. Jennings. Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press
Marx, Karl (1991). “Afterword to the Second German Edition” . Marxists Internet Archive. http://www.marxists.org/archive/marx/works/1867-c1/p3.htm.
Two cities, one publishing house:
Žižek, Slavoj (2012). Less than Nothing. New York & London: Verso.
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