The problem here is that classification systems have nothing to do with
record formats and punctuation. How does one become a qualified
professional without a basic knowledge of this sort of thing?
Joanna Fountain, Ph.D.
> If students concentrate on learning the fine details of a
> classification system (understanding the fine details of a particular
> record format or punctuation), they tend not to obtain [a] higher
> level understanding. Qualified professionals should appreciate the
> importance of such details and be able to learn specific classifcation
> schemes fairly quickly.