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Being there, teleography and The Wire. / Parker, Martin.

In: Journal of Organizational Ethnography, Vol. 1, No. 1, 20.04.2012, p. 23-30.

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Parker, M 2012, 'Being there, teleography and The Wire', Journal of Organizational Ethnography, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 23-30. https://doi.org/10.1108/20466741211220624

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Parker, M. (2012). Being there, teleography and The Wire. Journal of Organizational Ethnography, 1(1), 23-30. https://doi.org/10.1108/20466741211220624

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Parker M. Being there, teleography and The Wire. Journal of Organizational Ethnography. 2012 Apr 20;1(1):23-30. https://doi.org/10.1108/20466741211220624

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Parker, Martin. / Being there, teleography and The Wire. In: Journal of Organizational Ethnography. 2012 ; Vol. 1, No. 1. pp. 23-30.

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