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That a society controls, to a greater or lesser extent, the behavior of its members is a universal; but the methods, the particulars of that control, vary from one culture to another.

 
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Kenneth L. Pike
Kenneth L. Pike
  • Born: June 9, 1912
  • Died: December 31, 2000
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Sociologist

Kenneth Lee Pike was an American linguist and anthropologist. He was the originator of the theory of tagmemics, the coiner of the terms "emic" and "etic" and the developer of the constructed language Kalaba-X for use in teaching the theory and practice of translation.

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