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Nursing: NSG 916 & NSG 912

The research guide was created for NSG 910 Philosophy of Science and Nursing Theory & NSG 912 Theory Construction for the UTHSC College of Nursing DNP and PhD program.


Treat it as citing a chapter in an edited book with two authors.

 In text: (Chapter author, year of publication, Chapter X) -- See APA 7th edition, Sections 10.2 and 10.3.

     (Bargagliotti, 2011)

      Note that if you direct quote from the chapter, you will need to give page number. That will change the in-text citation.

Reference list: (pp. xx-xx for chapter range page numbers)

Bargagliotti, L.A. (2011). The contemporary image of professional nursing. In B. Cherry & S. R. Jacob (Eds.), Contemporary nursing: Issues,

      trends, & management (5th ed., pp. xx-xx). Elsevier/Mosby.