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Definition of intext citation?

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November 21, 2009 2:14AM

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when you provide information about the source in the text of their paper. Often, in-text citations include a signal phrase which gives the author's name and a parenthetical reference, which can include the author's name and the page number.

Example

As Weinstein (1999: 50-51) points out ...