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Serbian Political Thought is using a modified version of Harvard referencing system.
Any intext reference should include the authorship and the year of the work.
Model: (Author year: page).
Example: (Przeworski 1991: 28)
Use the title page, not the book cover, for the reference details. Only include the edition where it is not the first. A book with no edition statement is most commonly a first edition. The required elements for a book reference are: Author, Initials. (Year) Title of book. Edition. (only include this if not the first edition) Place of publication (this must be a town or city, not a country): Publisher.
Example: Lijphart, A. (1984) Democracies: Patterns of Majoritarian &
Consensus Government in Twenty-One Countries. New Haven: Yale University
Intext reference: (Lijphart 1984: 44).
For journal articles the required elements for a reference are:
Author, Initials. (Year) “Title of article“. Full Title of Journal, Volume number
(Issue/Part number): Page numbers.
Example: Thelen, K. (1999) “Historical Institutionalism in Comparative Per-
spective“, Annual Review of Political Science, 2: 369-404.
Intext refernce: (Thelen 1999: 399).
Books which are edited
For books which are edited give the editor(s) surname(s) and initials,
followed by ed. or eds.
The required elements for a reference are:
Author, Initials. (ed.) (Year) Title of book. Place: Publisher.
Example: Schulzinger, R. D. (ed.) (2003) A Companion to American Foreign
Relations. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing.
Intext Reference (Schulzinger 2003: 285).
Chapters of edited books
For chapters of edited books the required elements for a reference are: Chap-
ter author(s) surname(s) and initials. Year of chapter. Title of chapter
followed by In: Book editor(s) initials and surnames with (ed.) or (eds.after the
last name. Title of book. Place of publication: Publisher. Chapter number or first
and last page numbers followed by full-stop.
Еxample: Parekh, B. (1996) “Political theory: Traditions in political philoso-
phy“. In: Goodin, R. E., Klingemann, H. (eds.) A New Handbook of Political
Science. Oxford: Oxford University Press. pp. 503-518.
Intext reference: (Parekh 1996: 505).
Magazine or journal articles available on the internet
For an article from a web based magazine or journal, which is freely available
over the web, the required elements for a reference are:
Authors, Initials., (Year) Title of article, Full Title of Magazine, [online]. Available
at: web address (quote the exact URL for the article) [Accessed date].
Kipper, D. (2008) Japan’s new dawn, Popular Science and Technology, [online]ç