Guide: How to cite a Government publication in AMA style

Guide: How to cite a Government publication in AMA style

Cite A Government publication in AMA style

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Use the following template to cite a government publication using the AMA citation style. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.

Key:

Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the AMA style.

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.

Template:

1. Author Surname Author Initial. Title. City: Publisher; Year Published:Pages Used.

Example:

1. Marx K, Engles F. The Communist Manifesto. New York: Norton; 1988:55.

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.

Template

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Example

The modern society that has sprouted from the ruins of feudal society has not done away with class antagonisms. it has but established new classes, new conditions of oppression, new forms of struggle in the place of old ones. Our epoch has simplified class antagonism: Society as a whole is more splitting up into two great hostile camps, into two great classes directly facing each other : Bourgeoisie and Proletariat. 1

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