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Configuring the mobile user : Sociological and industry views. / Green, N.; Harper, R.H.R.; Murtagh, G.; Cooper, G.

In: Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, Vol. 5, No. 2, 07.2001, p. 146-156.

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Green, N, Harper, RHR, Murtagh, G & Cooper, G 2001, 'Configuring the mobile user: Sociological and industry views', Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 146-156. https://doi.org/10.1007/s007790170017

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Green, N., Harper, R. H. R., Murtagh, G., & Cooper, G. (2001). Configuring the mobile user: Sociological and industry views. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 5(2), 146-156. https://doi.org/10.1007/s007790170017

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Green N, Harper RHR, Murtagh G, Cooper G. Configuring the mobile user: Sociological and industry views. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing. 2001 Jul;5(2):146-156. https://doi.org/10.1007/s007790170017

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Green, N. ; Harper, R.H.R. ; Murtagh, G. ; Cooper, G. / Configuring the mobile user : Sociological and industry views. In: Personal and Ubiquitous Computing. 2001 ; Vol. 5, No. 2. pp. 146-156.

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