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How to do more with numbers: Elementary stakes, framing, keying, and the three-dimensional character of numerical signs

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  • Vollmer, Hendrik, 2007. "How to do more with numbers: Elementary stakes, framing, keying, and the three-dimensional character of numerical signs," Accounting, Organizations and Society, Elsevier, vol. 32(6), pages 577-600, August.
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