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Book with one Author:


    Mason, Karen. 1974. Women's Labor Force Participation. Research Triangle Park, NC: National Institutes of Health.


Scholarly Journal Article:



   Conger, Rand. 1997. "The Effects of Positive Feedback on Direction and Amount of Verbalization in a Social Setting." American Journal of Sociology 79(2): 1179-259.


   Electronic from a Full-Text Database:

   Hoffman, George M. 1998. "Immigration in America: A Contextual Critique." American Journal of Sociology 23(1). Retrieved from SocIndex on May 25, 1999.


Magazine or Newspaper:



   Ziff, Larzer. "The Other Lost Generation," Saturday Review, February 20, 1995, pp. 15-18.


   Web Version:

   Clary, Mike. 2000. "Vieques Protesters Removed Without Incident." Los Angeles Times, May 5. Retrieved May 5, 2000 (

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