Just Fancy That

@article{Dick2015JustFT,
  title={Just Fancy That},
  author={Murray Dick},
  journal={Journalism Studies},
  year={2015},
  volume={16},
  pages={152 - 174}
}
  • M. Dick
  • Published 4 March 2015
  • Sociology
  • Journalism Studies
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