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All you need is cable TV? / Iversen, Vegard; Palmer-Jones, Richard.

In: Journal of Development Studies, 2018.

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Iversen, V & Palmer-Jones, R 2018, 'All you need is cable TV?', Journal of Development Studies. https://doi.org/10.1080/00220388.2018.1506581

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Iversen, V., & Palmer-Jones, R. (2018). All you need is cable TV? Journal of Development Studies. https://doi.org/10.1080/00220388.2018.1506581

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Iversen V, Palmer-Jones R. All you need is cable TV? Journal of Development Studies. 2018. https://doi.org/10.1080/00220388.2018.1506581

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Iversen, Vegard ; Palmer-Jones, Richard. / All you need is cable TV?. In: Journal of Development Studies. 2018.

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