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One case study is enough

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One case study is enough. / Easton, G.

Lancaster University : The Department of Marketing, 2010. (Marketing Working Paper Series).

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Harvard

Easton, G 2010 'One case study is enough' Marketing Working Paper Series, The Department of Marketing, Lancaster University.

APA

Easton, G. (2010). One case study is enough. (Marketing Working Paper Series). The Department of Marketing.

Vancouver

Easton G. One case study is enough. Lancaster University: The Department of Marketing. 2010. (Marketing Working Paper Series).

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Easton, G. / One case study is enough. Lancaster University : The Department of Marketing, 2010. (Marketing Working Paper Series).

Bibtex

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