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Hi, Joe -- I'm not sure what you are 'refuting.' Are you saying that the
categories you are proposing on don't have sensory and brain-functional
> >In designing memes, we specify the means of transmission to be
> used, and, as
> >a subset of this, which sensory channel(s) will be used. These correspond
> >generally to your four categories, Joe: auditory-tonal, auditory-digital
> >(e.g. words, phrases), visual, kinesthetic (touch/emotional feeling),
> >gustatory (taste), and olefactory (smell).
> >If the content of the meme is demonstrated (your 'show'?), several of the
> >sensory channels can be involved.
> One comment to refute this: ASL (American Sign Language) is
> communicated visually, verbal discourse is communicated
> auditorily, and braille is communicated tactilely. All are
> categorized under the communication mode, telling or saying.
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