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What Is Enough? Sufficiency, Justice, and Health: Carina Fourie and Annette Rid, eds, 2017, Oxford University Press (New York, NY, 978-0-19-938526-3, 336 pp.)

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What Is Enough? Sufficiency, Justice, and Health : Carina Fourie and Annette Rid, eds, 2017, Oxford University Press (New York, NY, 978-0-19-938526-3, 336 pp.). / Mitchell, Polly.

In: Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, Vol. 16, No. 3, 01.09.2019, p. 473-475.

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Mitchell, P 2019, 'What Is Enough? Sufficiency, Justice, and Health: Carina Fourie and Annette Rid, eds, 2017, Oxford University Press (New York, NY, 978-0-19-938526-3, 336 pp.)', Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, vol. 16, no. 3, pp. 473-475. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11673-019-09936-y

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Mitchell, P. (2019). What Is Enough? Sufficiency, Justice, and Health: Carina Fourie and Annette Rid, eds, 2017, Oxford University Press (New York, NY, 978-0-19-938526-3, 336 pp.). Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, 16(3), 473-475. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11673-019-09936-y

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Mitchell P. What Is Enough? Sufficiency, Justice, and Health: Carina Fourie and Annette Rid, eds, 2017, Oxford University Press (New York, NY, 978-0-19-938526-3, 336 pp.). Journal of Bioethical Inquiry. 2019 Sep 1;16(3):473-475. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11673-019-09936-y

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Mitchell, Polly. / What Is Enough? Sufficiency, Justice, and Health : Carina Fourie and Annette Rid, eds, 2017, Oxford University Press (New York, NY, 978-0-19-938526-3, 336 pp.). In: Journal of Bioethical Inquiry. 2019 ; Vol. 16, No. 3. pp. 473-475.

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