I didn't know TEI recommends this approach. I presume that means adding 


to any element which you want to specify as right-to-left.

If that's the recommended approach, I'd like to add a section to the 
Guidelines explaining how to use it.


On 12-01-13 06:33 AM, Sebastian Rahtz wrote:
> the Internationalization Tag Set ( was designed for
> just this purpose, of indicating directionality. Is that what you mean? of course it does not
> help with rendering it, thats down to your formatting engine, but ITS lets you
> specify what you need.
> Of course ITS works well with TEI. There is an example ODD showing
> how to add it to P5
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