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From: Kay Allen AG <>
Subject: Re: Off-Topic Reply to RE: On Douglas Richardson's new books
Date: Wed, 01 May 2002 09:24:17 -0700
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Ken,

You use our material and we don't even get complimentary copies :-(

Kay Allen AG

wrote:

> In a message dated 4/30/02 4:14:08 PM, writes:
>
> << Roz, authors who publish in the likes of TAG, TG, VG or NEHGR are not
> paid for
> their articles ... AND the editors of those articles would not accept them
> without PROPER and THOROUGH credit to whomever credit is due. Those journals
> have a scholarly reputation to maintain. >>
>
> And this is good? On the contrary, it creates a great bit of envy when one is
> not paid for one's efforts -- envy and rancor against those who are able to
> make a profit ... and that envy is sorely visible on this forum. As to the
> editor/publishers -- they own the show and the profit is theirs. it is a
> sorry state when scholarship is equated with monetary hardship.
>
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