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How should I reference an author with "Jr." or "III" in his name?

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As per example 24 on page 204 in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (American Psychological Association, 2010), place the Jr. or III after the author's first initial in the reference. Place a comma between the period of the initial and the Jr. or III (p. 184). 


Lastname, A., Jr. (year). Title of resource. Retrieved from URL

Don't include the Jr. or III in the in-text citation: (Lastname, year, p. X).


American Psychological Association. (2010). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.). Washington, DC: Author. 

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