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A new sociel sciences style template

Aug 11, 2009 at 10:51 AM

Has anybody ever constructed a bibliography style template which does something like the following (this is one of the main styles used in cultural anthropology):


Adam, Heribert, Frederik van Zyl Slabbert, and Kogila Moodley
     1998 Comrades in Business: Post-Liberation Politics in South Africa. Cape Town: Tafelberg.
         Andrews, Edmund L.
     1997 Behind the Scams: Desperate People, Easily Duped. New York Times, January 29:3.

Appadurai, Arjun
     1990 Disjuncture and Difference in the Global Cultural Economy. Public Culture 2:l-24.
     1995 Identity, Uncertainty and Secret Agency: Ethnic Violence in the Era of Globalization. Public
         lecture, Chicago Humanities Institute, November 28.
     1996 Modernity at Large: Cultural Dimensions of Globalization. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota

Aug 11, 2009 at 7:11 PM

That's not doable with the current implementation of BibWord. You could design such a style from scratch though.

One thing to keep in mind is that Word currently uses XSLT 1.0. Hence, useful XSLT 2.0 features like for-each-group are not available by default. Of course there are always workarounds, but they might be tricky to implement if you don't have an above average knowledge of XSLT.

Aug 11, 2009 at 8:17 PM

Thanks, I rather wait then till a future version of Word makes it possible more easily...