In the corpus overall, on average in every one million words, there are:

 


330.8 examples of integral citations: name (date) - e.g. "Jones (2010)"


9.1 of these examples used according to as in "according to Jones (2010)"

 

56.8 of these examples used name (date) plus reporting verb
- e.g. "Jones (2010) argues"

207 examples of non-integral citations e.g. "(Jones, 2010)"

 

466 examples of cited quotations

Comments

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