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There’s no limit to your love - scripting the polyamorous self.

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There’s no limit to your love - scripting the polyamorous self. / Tiidenberg, Katrin.

I: Journal für Psychologie, Bind 22, Nr. 1, 2014, s. 1 – 27.

Publikation: Bidrag til tidsskrift/Konferencebidrag i tidsskrift /Bidrag til avisTidsskriftartikelForskningpeer review

Harvard

Tiidenberg, K 2014, 'There’s no limit to your love - scripting the polyamorous self.', Journal für Psychologie, bind 22, nr. 1, s. 1 – 27.

APA

Tiidenberg, K. (2014). There’s no limit to your love - scripting the polyamorous self. Journal für Psychologie, 22(1), 1 – 27.

CBE

Tiidenberg K. 2014. There’s no limit to your love - scripting the polyamorous self. Journal für Psychologie. 22(1):1 – 27.

MLA

Tiidenberg, Katrin. "There’s no limit to your love - scripting the polyamorous self.". Journal für Psychologie. 2014, 22(1). 1 – 27.

Vancouver

Tiidenberg K. There’s no limit to your love - scripting the polyamorous self. Journal für Psychologie. 2014;22(1):1 – 27.

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Tiidenberg, Katrin. / There’s no limit to your love - scripting the polyamorous self. I: Journal für Psychologie. 2014 ; Bind 22, Nr. 1. s. 1 – 27.

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