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Indentations: "Indent the first line of every paragraph and the first line of every footnote...
type the remaining lines of the manuscript to a uniform left-hand margin.
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The only exceptions to these requirements are (a) the abstract, (b) block quotations, (c) titles and headings, (d) table titles and notes, and (e) figure captions" (p.229).
Reference List: "APA requires that the reference list be double-spaced and that the entries have a hanging indent" (p.180).
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