Date: Tue, 12 Mar 1996 13:19:06 -0500
From: Ronald Butters amspeech[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]ACPUB.DUKE.EDU
Subject: Re: british english question
At Duke University, "Asian" as applied to students, faculty, and
employees means 'persons whose ancestors come from Asia."
As for ADS, I parse it ((American Dialect) Society), though that doesn't
mean that we aren't interested in more general questions of dialect.