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Author, F. M. (Year of publication). Title of chapter. In F. M. Editor (Ed.), Title of Book (pp. xx-xx). Publisher City, State: Publisher.

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Shuhua, L. (2007). The Night of Midautumn Festival. In J. S. M. Lau & H. Goldblatt (Eds.), The Columbia Anthology of Modern Chinese Literature (pp. 95-102). New York, NY: Columbia University Press.

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Author, F.M. (Year of Publication). Title of Chapter. In F. M. (Editor (Ed.), Title of Book [E-reader version, if used] (pp. xx-xx). doi:xxxxx or Retrieved from URL

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Hettinger, N. (2012) Nature Restoration as a Paradigm for the Human Relationship with Nature. In A. Thompson & J. Bendik-Keymer (Eds.), Ethical Adaptation to Climate Change: Human Virtues of the Future (pp. 27-46). Retrieved from


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