MLA Citation: The Basics. Owl @ Perdue University. Basic In-Text Citation Rules.
MLA Citation: The Basics
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A book listing an author named "John Bigbrain, PhD" appears simply as "Bigbrain, John"; do, however, include suffixes like "Jr." or "II." Putting it all together, a work by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. would be cited as "King, Martin Luther, Jr.," with the suffix following the first or middle name and a comma.
Author. “Title” Source. City: Publisher, Year. Web. Date.
Williams, Heidi. “Spanking Should be Illegal.” Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center. Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2009. Web. 16 Feb 2011.
“it was not long ago that spousal abuse was considered ‘ordinary or normal’” (Williams)