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    Answered By: Julie LaDell-Thomas
    Last Updated: Mar 15, 2015     Views: 136

    According to the sixth edition of the APA manual:

    An interview is not considered recoverable data, so no reference to this is provided in the reference list. You may, however, cite the interview within the text as a personal communication.

    Examples:

    • (J. Smith, personal communication, August 15, 2009)
    • J. Smith (personal communication, August 15, 2009)

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