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(New page: The age-old question of '''Canon''' is one of the most salient points of the debate, and has perhaps substituted the actual technical debates as the key issue in the whole Star Wars vs. St...)
 
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==What is canon?==
 
==What is canon?==
  
Simply put, canon is what is considered to be official in any given sci-fi universe. The difference between canon and non-canon material is that any new material intended to be canon must respect and not contradict any previous canon materials. Of course this doesn't always happen in reality, but that's how it's intended to work.
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Simply put, canon is what is considered to be reality in any given sci-fi universe. The difference between canon and non-canon material is that any new material intended to be canon must respect and not contradict any previous canon materials. Of course this doesn't always happen in reality, but that's how it's intended to work.
  
 
==Star Wars canon==
 
==Star Wars canon==

Revision as of 04:19, 8 November 2007

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