44 When The Editor Is Not The Author

When an editor’s name is not in the author position, write the initial(s) first, then the last name (note the placement of “M. Lewis,” and “Berch, & M. M. Mazzocco” in the examples below).

The first editor is preceded by In.

When referring to a specific section of an edited book, use the abbreviation for page (p. or pp.).

Yarrow, L. J., & Messer, D. J. (1983). Motivation and cognition in infancy. In M. Lewis (Ed.), Origins of intelligence: Infancy and early childhood (2nd ed., pp. 451-478). New York, NY: Plenum.

Donlan, C. (2007). Mathematical development in children with specific language impairments. In D. B. Berch, & M. M. Mazzocco (Eds.), Why is math so hard for some children?: The nature and origins of mathematical learning difficulties and disabilities (pp. 151-172). Baltimore, MD: Paul H. Brookes.

(American Psychological Association,  2010, p. 184)

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