Yang, Bijou; Lester, David
June 2008
Psychological Reports;Jun2008, Vol. 102 Issue 3, p723
Academic Journal
Empirically, predictors of purchasing an item (among 15) online in a sample of 365 undergraduates were dependent upon the sex of the purchaser and the particular item purchased.


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