The ISA Journal Notes Chicago Referencing for Journal Contributions

Type Example
Documentary-note In the text:
Use superscript 1 for endnote and footnote numbers in the text.

He concluded that the book “will stimulate thought about important questions. Swallowed whole, its effects would be disastrous.”1

In the note:
The note number is followed by a period and space.

1. John Maynard Smith, “The Origin of Altruism,” Nature 393 (1998): 639-40.

Bibliographic entry Smith, John Maynard. “The Origin of Altruism.” Nature 393 (1998): 639–40.
  • Authors  
Number of Authors Example
One author

Documentary-note:

Wendy Doniger

Bibliographic entry:

Doniger, Wendy

Two authors

Documentary-note:

Guy Cowlishaw and Robin Dunbar

Bibliographic entry:

Cowlishaw, Guy and Robin Dunbar

Three authors

Documentary-note:

Graeme K. Deans, Fritz Kroeger and Stefan Zeisel

Bibliographic entry:

Deans, Graeme K., Fritz Kroeger and Stefan Zeisel

Four or more authors

Documentary-note:

Edward O. Laumann et al.

Bibliographic entry:

Same as three authors. List all in the bibliography.

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