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Re: Emic vs. Etic... or should that be Etic vs. Emic...Duh!

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  • lady_caritas
    You re most welcome, Enheduanna. Welcome back. Cari
    Message 1 of 6 , May 16, 2003
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      You're most welcome, Enheduanna. Welcome back.

      Cari

      --- In gnosticism2@yahoogroups.com, "enheduanna_1" <enheduanna@w...>
      wrote:
      > Hi Cari
      >
      > Thanks for the material which is v. helpful. Gosh those terms have
      > been around since 1954!
      >
      > I've been offline over recent weeks, so it was a nice surprise to
      > find this today.
      >
      > Enheduanna
      >
      >
      > --- In gnosticism2@yahoogroups.com, lady_caritas <no_reply@y...>
      > wrote:
      >
      > > http://www.m-w.com/cgi-bin/dictionary?book=Dictionary&va=emic :
      > > Main Entry: emic
      > > Pronunciation: 'E-mik
      > > Function: adjective
      > > Etymology: phonemic
      > > Date: 1954
      > > : of, relating to, or involving analysis of linguistic or
      > behavioral
      > > phenomena in terms of the internal structural or functional
      > elements
      > > of a particular system -- compare ETIC
      > >
      > > http://www.m-w.com/cgi-bin/dictionary?book=Dictionary&va=etic :
      > > Main Entry: et·ic
      > > Pronunciation: 'e-tik
      > > Function: adjective
      > > Etymology: phonetic
      > > Date: 1954
      > > : of, relating to, or having linguistic or behavioral
      > characteristics
      > > considered without regard to their structural significance --
      > compare
      > > EMIC
      > >
      > >
      > > But, alas, some would think these definitions not sufficient, so
      > here
      > > are a couple articles:
      > >
      > > Here's an interview with K. L. Pike, the originator of the terms ~
      > > http://www.sil.org/klp/karlintv.htm
      > >
      > > Also:
      > > http://faculty.ircc.cc.fl.us/faculty/jlett/Article%20on%20Emics%
      > 20and%
      > > 20Etics.htm
      > > >
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