Defining Functions of Danish Political Commentary

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Defining Functions of Danish Political Commentary. / Bengtsson, Mette.

In: Argumentation: Cognition and Community. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference of the Ontario Society for the Study of Argumentation (OSSA), Vol. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference of OSSA, May 18-21, 2011. Windsor, ON (CD ROM), 2011, p. 1-8.

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Bengtsson, M 2011, 'Defining Functions of Danish Political Commentary', Argumentation: Cognition and Community. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference of the Ontario Society for the Study of Argumentation (OSSA), vol. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference of OSSA, May 18-21, 2011. Windsor, ON (CD ROM), pp. 1-8.

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Bengtsson, M. (2011). Defining Functions of Danish Political Commentary. Argumentation: Cognition and Community. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference of the Ontario Society for the Study of Argumentation (OSSA), Proceedings of the 9th International Conference of OSSA, May 18-21, 2011. Windsor, ON (CD ROM), 1-8.

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Bengtsson M. Defining Functions of Danish Political Commentary. Argumentation: Cognition and Community. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference of the Ontario Society for the Study of Argumentation (OSSA). 2011;Proceedings of the 9th International Conference of OSSA, May 18-21, 2011. Windsor, ON (CD ROM):1-8.

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Bengtsson, Mette. / Defining Functions of Danish Political Commentary. In: Argumentation: Cognition and Community. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference of the Ontario Society for the Study of Argumentation (OSSA). 2011 ; Vol. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference of OSSA, May 18-21, 2011. Windsor, ON (CD ROM). pp. 1-8.

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