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How to reference an introduction or a chapter of a printed book?

If I just take a quote from an introduction or a chapter of a printed book even i have read the whole book so how to show in reference list that is from the introduction or the chapter only or I  just need to reference with the book title? Thank you!   

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Hi Thu Mai,

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D Litting, 3 years ago

Hi Thu Mai,

Generally you treat the book as a whole for the purposes of referencing. The only exception would be if the introduction or chapter was written by a different author to the other chapters of the book.

I hope this helps, let me know if not


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