From: John Cowan (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Tue Nov 02 2004 - 06:49:09 CST
Doug Ewell scripsit:
> I've never understood why writing Hebrew or Arabic left-to-right is
> called "visual" order anyway. These are RTL scripts; they are supposed
> to be not only written, but also read, right-to-left. Wouldn't a reader
> of Hebrew or Arabic consider RTL to BE the "visual" order?
Of course. It's sheer ethnocentricism.
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