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apa6 - A LaTeX class for formatting documents in compliance with the
American Psychological Association's Publication Manual, 6th edition

Copyright (C) 2011-2013 by Brian D. Beitzel <brian at beitzel.com>

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The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association is
widely used in the social sciences.  The most recent update, in 2009,
altered the formatting guidelines and therefore rendered existing
formatting solutions inadequate.  The apa6 class is an update of
older code from the apa class (available from CTAN), which is no
longer being maintained.  New features have also been added, such as
suppressing references to one's own work to facilitate masked reviews
of manuscripts by independent reviewers.  See the documentation for


Name Notes


Name Size Date Notes
README 1422 2013-06-26 14:27
apa6.dtx 168842 2014-11-20 14:26
apa6.ins 6542 2014-11-20 14:27
apa6.pdf 593418 2014-11-20 14:27

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apa6 – For­mat doc­u­ments in APA style (6th edi­tion)

The class for­mats doc­u­ments in APA style (6th Edi­tion). It pro­vides a full set of fa­cil­i­ties in three dif­fer­ent out­put modes (jour­nal-like ap­pear­ance, dou­ble-spaced manuscript, LaTeX-like doc­u­ment), in con­trast to the ear­lier apa6e, which only for­mats dou­ble-spaced manuscripts in APA style. The class can mask au­thor iden­tity for copies for use in masked peer re­view.

Ci­ta­tions are pro­vided us­ing the apacite bun­dle; the class re­quires that pack­age if ci­ta­tions are to be type­set.

The class is a de­vel­op­ment of the apa class (which is no longer main­tained).

Pack­age De­tailsapa6
Ver­sion2.14 2014-11-20
Li­censeThe LaTeX Project Public Li­cense 1.3
Main­tainerBrian Beitzel
Con­tained inTeX Live as apa6
MiKTeX as apa6
Topics al­ter­na­tive LaTeX class(es)
type­set­ting jour­nals, etc
type­set­ting ac­cord­ing to the rules of the Amer­i­can Psy­cho­log­i­cal As­so­ci­a­tion
sup­port for type­set­ting texts re­lat­ing to psy­chol­ogy
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