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The Impact of Cartoon Characters and Front-of-Package (FOP) Nutrition Information on Parental Perceptions of Children's Food Products

@inproceedings{Yang2012TheIO,
  title={The Impact of Cartoon Characters and Front-of-Package (FOP) Nutrition Information on Parental Perceptions of Children's Food Products},
  author={W. S. Yang},
  year={2012}
}
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