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Reference list

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Author Surname, Author Initial. (Year Published). Chapter Title. In Title (p. Pages Used). City: Publisher. Retrieved from http://Website URL


Keedy, J. (1998). Experience versus Education. In S.  Heller, The Education of a Graphic Designer (1st ed., p. 88). New York: Allworth Press.

In-text citation

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(Author Surname, Year Published)


design education today is much more than vocational training, it is a process of discovery and renewal (Keedy, 1998)

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