[tei-council] signed/list

Sebastian Rahtz sebastian.rahtz at oucs.ox.ac.uk
Fri Nov 18 13:28:18 EST 2011

if we cut it back to being
a phrase-level element, 
it might have a _more_ restrictive content model?

>  Which in turn means that I would much 
> rather see the content of <signed> narrowed down to include only 
> model.nameLike vel sim.,

so its more like <hi rend="signed">, then?

> and this example tagged as follows
>  <closer>
> Sign'd and Seal'd,
> <signed>John Bull</signed>,<signed>Nic. Frog.</signed>
> </closer>
> You can wrap the <signed>s inside <list><item>s if you want

so <closer>
Signed and Seal'd
  <item><signed>John Bull</signed></item>


Plausible, I admit, under your view of <signed>

> but I think 
> promoting <signed> to be a chunk container rather than a phrase level 
> element is playing too fast and loose with the TEI semantic model.

However, it is a member of model.divBottomPart, which suggests that
in the past we _have_ regarded it as a block-level <signature>-like object.

I cite The Power of Birnbaum
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