The Danish trans-fatty acids ban: alliances, mental maps and co-production of policies and research

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The Danish trans-fatty acids ban : alliances, mental maps and co-production of policies and research. / Vallgårda, Signild.

In: Evidence and Policy, Vol. 14, No. 2, 2018, p. 221-234.

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Vallgårda, S 2018, 'The Danish trans-fatty acids ban: alliances, mental maps and co-production of policies and research', Evidence and Policy, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 221-234. https://doi.org/10.1332/174426417X14860575527257

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Vallgårda, S. (2018). The Danish trans-fatty acids ban: alliances, mental maps and co-production of policies and research. Evidence and Policy, 14(2), 221-234. https://doi.org/10.1332/174426417X14860575527257

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Vallgårda S. The Danish trans-fatty acids ban: alliances, mental maps and co-production of policies and research. Evidence and Policy. 2018;14(2):221-234. https://doi.org/10.1332/174426417X14860575527257

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Vallgårda, Signild. / The Danish trans-fatty acids ban : alliances, mental maps and co-production of policies and research. In: Evidence and Policy. 2018 ; Vol. 14, No. 2. pp. 221-234.

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