[tei-council] how to encode a hyphen at the end of a line, column, or page when you are encoding hyphens

Lou Burnard lou.burnard at retired.ox.ac.uk
Fri Jan 7 07:00:06 EST 2011

On 07/01/11 10:51, James Cummings wrote:
> I think this is the general TEI form of ontological agnosticism,
> we tell you that if you want to mark up a paragraph use<p>  or
> <title>  for titles but we don't (and I'd argue shouldn't) tell
> people what paragraphs or titles are.

On the contrary, we do very precisely tell people what "paragraphs" and 
"titles" are. We leave it to them as to whether or not they choose to 
observe the distinction, but it is nonsense to say that all the 
categories defined by the TEI are entirely vacuous.

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