Run-in quotations Generally, short quotations are integrated into the text and enclosed in double quotation marks.
Block quotations Quotations longer than eight lines, as well as quotations that are the object of analysis, are generally set off from the text.
The following sections describe rules and examples of how to cite a variety of publications.
It is important to pay attention to the order of the elements in the citation, the punctuation and the style.
In discussing the reasons for political disturbances Aristotle observes that revolutions also break out when opposite parties, e.g.
the rich and the people, are equally balanced, and there is little or no middle class; for, if either party were manifestly superior, the other would not risk an attack upon them.
Any project, thesis or dissertation largely relies on information taken from other works.
You can draw upon a multiplicity of sources when writing a text, such as books, articles, statistics, websites, etc.
For works by more than three authors, all names should be indicated; if the list of authors is exceedingly long (usually more than ten), you may indicate only the first three followed by “et al.”.
Dates The year of publication follows the author’s name, separated by a full stop.