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Thread #162666   Message #3941282
Posted By: Jim Carroll
03-Aug-18 - 11:14 AM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
The alternative to deciding by committee is either not to have a definition or to allow a 'superior' power to decide what it means
George Orwell had a very good take on the latter - he called it 'Newspeak'
Jim Carroll