Balisage Paper: Could authors really write in XML one day?
August 6 - 9, 2013
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Slides and Materials
- Bal2013flyn0902-slides.zip: Presentation slides in Adobe PDF.
Ebel, Hans Friedrich; Bliefert,
Claus; and Russey, William E.
The Art of Scientific
Writing: From Student Reports to Professional Publications in
Chemistry and Related Fields. Wiley-VCH, Weinheim,
Germany, 2nd ed. 2005. ISBN 9783527298297.
Information. Special issue of TUGboat 23:2, 2002.
TeX Users Group, Portland, OR. http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/info/beginlatex/,
If XML is so
easy, how come it’s so hard?: The usability of editing
software for structured documents. Presented at the
Extreme Markup Languages Conference 2006, Montréal, Canada,
August 7–11, 2006. http://research.ucc.ie/articles/extreme06
don't use XML: The usability of editing software for
structured documents. Presented at Balisage: The
Markup Conference 2009, Montréal, Canada, August 11–14, 2009. In
Proceedings of Balisage: The Markup Conference 2009. Balisage
Series on Markup Technologies, vol. 3 (2009). doi:https://doi.org/10.4242/BalisageVol3.Flynn01.
User-friendly structured document editing: removing
barriers for author acceptance. Masters Thesis,
Content and Knowledge Engineering, University of
Document Representation: Concepts and standards.
In Andre, J; Furuta, R; and Quint, V: Structured
Documents, CUP, Cambridge UK, 1989,
McLeish, Sheri; McNabb, Kyle;
Breaking Up Is Hard To Do: The Microsoft
Word Love Story. Forrester Research Inc, Cambridge MA,
Report 46409, December 2008. http://www.forrester.com/home?docid=46409#/Breaking+Up+Is+Hard+To+Do+The+Microsoft+Word+Love+Story/fulltext/-/E-RES46409
Piez, Wendell and Usdin, Tommie.
Separating Mapping from Coding in Transformation
Tasks. Presented at the XML Conference, Boston, MA,
December 3–5, 2007.
Document Specification Language and its Compiler. PhD
Thesis, Carnegie-Mellon University, 1980.
Microsoft Office Is Right at Home. Microsoft
Corporation, 8 Jan 2009. http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/news/features/2009/jan09/01-08cesofficeqaschultz.aspx
Prototyping. Morgan Kaufmann (Elsevier Science), San
Francisco, 2003. ISBN 1558608702.