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A Fri, 20 Aug 2004 posting from Lou points to the work of a group devoting
attention to the TEI and bibliography. One of the proposals is the
creation in P5 of a "form" attribute
form should be optional. It should indicate the physical form
bibliographic entry. A play recorded on a video cassette would look
like <biblItem type="performance" form="video-cassette">.
> <figure> is no help here; I'm not marking up an in-text figure, but
> rather a reference to an object in a text:
> <p>Picasso painted Les Demoiselles d'Avignon in 1907.</p>
> I agree about the absence of a general-purpose "citation" set of
> elements in P4. The language in the P4 guidelines, however, is very
> biblio-centric: see, for example, the description of <title>,
> specifically the description of the level attribute. How would one
> translate these concepts (analytic, monographic, journal title, serial
> title, unpublished) into a non-print-publishing domain? the m value
> seems straightforward, but the others are odd.
> On Feb 18, 2005, at 2:14 PM, Julia Flanders wrote:
> > I don't know of a more general-purpose "citation" set of elements for
> > giving information about non-books. But it doesn't seem outside the
> > spirit of <bibl> to use it for citation information on any kind of
> > item, whether a book, a printed image, etc. Is there another, better
> > set of elements I've somehow missed?
> > Perhaps <bibl> should be renamed something else to make this
> > clearer--or else there should be an <attribution> element somewhere
> > in <figure>...
> > best, Julia
> > At 1:27 PM -0500 2/18/05, Clifford Wulfman wrote:
> >> I'm a bit confused about this use of <bibl>, as you appear to be
> >> advocating its use in tagging a non-bibliographic entity. (If I'm
> >> wrong
> >> on this, forgive me.) I've been avoiding <bibl> and its sub-elements
> >> (like <title>) for non-bibliographic entities, such as paintings,
> >> sculptures, etc., but it would certainly simplify my life if I could
> >> say
> >> <bibl>
> >> <title level="m">Les Demoiselles d'Avignon</title>
> >> <respStmt>
> >> <name key="ulan.500009666" type="person">Pablo
> >> Picasso</name>
> >> <resp>art</resp>
> >> </respStmt>
> >> </bibl>
> >> But isn't this tag abuse(tm)?
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