ACTING OUT: A PERFORMATIVE EXPLORATION OF IDENTITY, HEALING, AND WHOLENESS BY DURELL M. CALLIER THESIS Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts in Educational Policy Studies Table of Contents Prologue: Self Benediction APA 6th Edition for Dissertations: An Introduction If your institution requires that you format your dissertation according to APA style, your APA manual is about to become an invaluable resource for you as you try to navigate an overwhelming number of Chapter numbers and titles should be formatted according to IUPs ThesisDissertation Manual, and as such, do not count as a level of subhead in APA.
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This is a Subsection Identify the work as a doctoral dissertation masters thesis in parentheses after the title. Sabbagh, S. A. (2009). Investigating oral presentation skills and nonverbal communication techniques in UAE classrooms: A thesis in teaching English to speakers of other languages (masters thesis). American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Dissertation Formatting Guidelines. American Psychological Association, Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association; Gibaldi, J.& Achtert, W.
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