In-text citations


Brown (2001, p. 84) states that infectious diseases are often not spoken about in some families …

Direct quote

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'Recent research has suggested the infectious diseases are a taboo topic in many families across the world …' (Brown 2001, p.  83).

Reference list


Author Year, Title: Subtitle, # ed., vol. #, Publisher, City.

Brown, J 2001, ‘Silence, taboo and infectious disease’, in A Mills & J Smith (eds), Utter silence: Voicing the unspeakable, Peter Lang, New York, pp. 83-91.

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