Naturalness as a safe haven: parental consumption practices and the management of risk

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Naturalness as a safe haven : parental consumption practices and the management of risk. / Andersen, Sidse Schoubye; Holm, Lotte.

In: Young Consumers, Vol. 19, No. 3, 2018, p. 296-309.

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Andersen, SS & Holm, L 2018, 'Naturalness as a safe haven: parental consumption practices and the management of risk', Young Consumers, vol. 19, no. 3, pp. 296-309. https://doi.org/10.1108/YC-12-2017-00763

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Andersen, S. S., & Holm, L. (2018). Naturalness as a safe haven: parental consumption practices and the management of risk. Young Consumers, 19(3), 296-309. https://doi.org/10.1108/YC-12-2017-00763

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Andersen SS, Holm L. Naturalness as a safe haven: parental consumption practices and the management of risk. Young Consumers. 2018;19(3):296-309. https://doi.org/10.1108/YC-12-2017-00763

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Andersen, Sidse Schoubye ; Holm, Lotte. / Naturalness as a safe haven : parental consumption practices and the management of risk. In: Young Consumers. 2018 ; Vol. 19, No. 3. pp. 296-309.

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