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  title={More Than Two: A Practical Guide to Ethical Polyamory, by Franklin Veaux and Eve Rickert},
  author={Melissa K. Bergdall and Markie L. C. Blumer},
  journal={Journal of Feminist Family Therapy},
  pages={40 - 45}
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