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Turabian Citation Style Guide 9th Edition: D. Chapter in an Edited Book with Multiple Authors

About Citing Books

For each type of source in this guide, the general form and specific examples will be provided for the Notes-Bibliography style options of Turabian.

This information and several of the examples were drawn from A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations (9th Edition). Numbers in parentheses refer to specific pages in the manual.

For further information, please ask your instructor or refer to the Turabian manual.

Chapter in an Edited Book with Multiple Authors

The general format below refers to a chapter of book with multiple contributing authors. Be sure to note the use of the word "In" which refers the reader to the title of the book that the chapter is found in. This type of citation or reference also uses the names of both the chapter author and the book editor.
 

General Format

 
Footnote:
 
Superscript Note Number. Chapter Author First Name/Initial Last Name, "Title of Chapter: Subtitle of Chapter," in Title of Book: Subtitle of Book, ed. Editor's First Name and Last Name (Place of Publication: Publisher, Year), page #(s).
 
Bibliographic Entry:
 
Chapter Author Last Name, First Name/Initial. "Title of Chapter: Subtitle of Chapter." In Book Title: Subtitle of Book, edited by Editor's First Name and Last Name(s), pp-pp. Place of Publication: Publisher, Year.
 
 

Examples

 
Footnote:
 
1 John Demos, "Real Lives and Other Fictions: Reconsidering Wallace Stegner's Angle of Repose," in Novel History: Historians and Novelists Confront America's Past (and Each Other), (New York: Simon and Schuster, 2001), 262.
 
(Note: Angle of Repose is in italics here only because it is the name of a publication.)
 
Bibliographic Entry:
 
Demos, John. "Real Lives and Other Fictions: Reconsidering Wallace Stegner's Angle of Repose." In Novel History: Historians and Novelists Confront America's Past (and Each Other), edited by Mark C. Carnes, 132-145. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2001.

 

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