Revision history for WhatIsAHypertext


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Last edited on 2009-02-07 16:26:22 by MorganAdmin
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a hypertext consists of topics and their connections, where ... the topics may be paragraphs, sentences, individual words or ... digitized graphics. A hypertext is like a printed book that the author has attacked with a pair of scissors and cut into convenient verbal sizes. The difference is that the electronic hypertext does not simply dissolve into a disordered bundle of slips, as the printed book must. For the author -
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: a hypertext consists of topics and their connections, where ... the topics may be paragraphs, sentences, individual words or ... digitized graphics. A hypertext is like a printed book that the author has attacked with a pair of scissors and cut into convenient verbal sizes. The difference is that the electronic hypertext does not simply dissolve into a disordered bundle of slips, as the printed book must. For the author -


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Edited on 2009-02-07 16:26:06 by MorganAdmin
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: a hypertext consists of topics and their connections, where ... the topics may be paragraphs, sentences, individual words or ... digitized graphics. A hypertext is like a printed book that the author has attacked with a pair of scissors and cut into convenient verbal sizes. The difference is that the electronic hypertext does not simply dissolve into a disordered bundle of slips, as the printed book must. For the author -
And now prick up your ears because you're going to be told something important -
For the author also defines a scheme of electronic connections to indicate relationships among the slips. In fashioning a hypertext, a writer might begin with a passage of continuous prose and then add notes or glosses on important words in the passage.... [T]he glosses themselves could contain glosses, leading the reader to further texts. (Bolter, 279)
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: a hypertext consists of topics and their connections, where ... the topics may be paragraphs, sentences, individual words or ... digitized graphics. A hypertext is like a printed book that the author has attacked with a pair of scissors and cut into convenient verbal sizes. The difference is that the electronic hypertext does not simply dissolve into a disordered bundle of slips, as the printed book must. For the author -
- and now prick up your ears because you're going to be told something important -
: For the author also defines a scheme of electronic connections to indicate relationships among the slips. In fashioning a hypertext, a writer might begin with a passage of continuous prose and then add notes or glosses on important words in the passage.... [T]he glosses themselves could contain glosses, leading the reader to further texts. (Bolter, 279)


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