[uf-discuss] Easy book citations

Fred Stutzman fred at metalab.unc.edu
Sun Jul 30 13:39:08 PDT 2006

On Sun, 30 Jul 2006, Bruce D'Arcus wrote:

> The examples I am referring to -- and which start to show difficulty
> -- are thiings like parts (chapters) within books. If you encode the
> title for the book as <span class="publication title">Book
> Title</span> (or use "container" instead of "publication"), then
> great!

Bib natively supports inbook citations.  I'm not sure I see what the 
problem is?

> I'll be blunt: BibTeX is a hack. It was written by a scientist (no
> consideration of the needs of humanities or social sciences people)
> before the internet, before unicode, widely available relational
> databases, before XML, etc, and it shows.

I don't disagree, bib has been around a long time.

> Bruce
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Fred Stutzman
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