“It’s just not that exciting anymore”: The changing centrality of SMS in the everyday lives of young Danes

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“It’s just not that exciting anymore” : The changing centrality of SMS in the everyday lives of young Danes. / Bertel, Troels Fibæk; Ling, Richard.

I: New Media & Society, Bind 18, Nr. 7, 2016, s. 1293-1309.

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Bertel, TF & Ling, R 2016, '“It’s just not that exciting anymore”: The changing centrality of SMS in the everyday lives of young Danes', New Media & Society, bind 18, nr. 7, s. 1293-1309. https://doi.org/10.1177/1461444814555267

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Bertel, T. F., & Ling, R. (2016). “It’s just not that exciting anymore”: The changing centrality of SMS in the everyday lives of young Danes. New Media & Society, 18(7), 1293-1309. https://doi.org/10.1177/1461444814555267

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Bertel TF, Ling R. “It’s just not that exciting anymore”: The changing centrality of SMS in the everyday lives of young Danes. New Media & Society. 2016;18(7):1293-1309. https://doi.org/10.1177/1461444814555267

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Bertel, Troels Fibæk ; Ling, Richard. / “It’s just not that exciting anymore” : The changing centrality of SMS in the everyday lives of young Danes. I: New Media & Society. 2016 ; Bind 18, Nr. 7. s. 1293-1309.

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