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Referencing style for citing a Journal paper:
Sinha, A.K.S., & Singh, S. (2013). Virtues of Wise Leaders:
Message from Bhagavad Gita. Purushartha:
A Journal of Management, Ethics and Spirituality, 6(2), 1-13.
Referencing style for citing a book:
Dillard, A. (1982). Teaching a Stone to Talk: Expeditions and
Encounters. New York: Harper & Row.
Referencing style for citing a book chapter:
Ashforth, B.E. and Pratt, M.G. (2010). Institutionalized spirituality:
an Oxymoron? In: R.A. Giacalone and C.L. Jurkiewicz, eds. Handbook
of workplace spirituality and organizational performance. Armonk,
NY: M. E. Sharpe, 44–58.
Referencing style for online document:
Singh, S. (2012). Two aspects of spirituality: Ego and Love. Retrieved
Accessed on 22 June 2013.
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