APA 7th Referencing Guide — Book Review

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APA Referencing Guide — Book review


  • The second part of the reference will change depending in which type of publication the review is published, e.g. newspaper or journal.
Format and order
  • Reviewer (family name, comma followed by initials, with full stop and space after each initial)
  • (Date of publication). (year followed by comma, followed by month and day, in round brackets followed by full stop)
  • Title of book review (if there is one)
  • [Review of the book title of book by author]. (title of book in italics, by author of book, initials followed by family name, in square brackets, followed by full stop)
  • Journal/ newspaper title (in italics)
  • Volume number (in italics, if applicable)
  • (issue number) (in round brackets, if applicable)
  • Page number (without page abbreviations)
  • DOI or URL (for ebooks only)
In-text citation

"Of course, decision-making involves more than just being able to make accurate predictions, but AI is also being drafted for higher-level functions including using predictions to weigh outcomes and pass judgment" (Fried, 2018, p. 26).

Reference list

Fried, I. (2018, July 15). The shortlist/ artificial intelligence [Review of the book Prediction machines: The simple economics of artificial intelligence by A. Agrawal, J. Gans, & A. Goldfarb]. The New York Times, 26. https://tinyurl.com/mw3y2nuh

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