Guide: How to cite a Chapter of an edited book in ASA style

Guide: How to cite a Chapter of an edited book in ASA style

Cite A Chapter of an edited book in ASA style

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Use the following template to cite a chapter of an edited book using the ASA 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.


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

Reference list

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


Author Surname, Author Forename. Year Published. 'Chapter Title'. P. Pages Used in Title. City: Publisher. Retrieved October 10, 2013 (http://Website URL).


Elliott, Carolyn M. n.d. 'Gender Equality: A Women In Development Case Study'. in Democratic Global Governance. EOLSS.

In-text citation

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


(Author Surname Year Published)


In the nineteen-seventies, the African Training and Research Centre for Women challenged home economists in the food and agriculture organisation ... to move beyond conventional images of women and focus on their economic activity. (Elliott n.d.)

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