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Dr. Gemma Hemming

Publisher Universit of LeedsReserch and Publishing


Location: Leeds, UK


Dr. Gemma Hemming is a publisher at Emerald Publishing, University of Leeds. She obtained her PhD from the Field Of Study Italian Studies.  

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