Re: generic "he"

Subject: Re: generic "he"
From: Jan Boomsliter <boom -at- CADENCE -dot- COM>
Date: Mon, 28 Nov 1994 08:24:01 -0800

Using the pronoun "he" to refer to all people isn't "the standard."
That's the point of this discussion.

but that doesn't change the convention that using
"he" instead of a complex, convoluted noun-name in an effort to
refer to the reader is the standard.

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