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Don't quote quotes. Go to the original publication and quote from there. Only if that is not available to you (which is rarely believable with almost everything being available online or through interlibrary loan) may you quote from a secondary source. If you quote a quote or paraphrase, quote it verbatim. The footnote is not part of the text, so don't ...


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I would do that as "The barn was on fire so I ran away." [13] (Citing [14]) where [13] is where you got the quote and [14] is Some Research Study. Or even "The barn was on fire1 so I ran away." [13] (Citing [14] as 1) where the 1 would be superscripted, as in the original. (Sorry, can't figure out how to do that here.) I would change the quote ...


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That looks about right to me. It might depend on the field of study and the conventions thereof. For example, as I recall, in my biology classes we were meant to cite in-text by author and year e.g. (Author et al., 2011). The bibliography, of course, will contain much more information.



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