person — A person and associated metadata.


person ::=


A person associates a personal name with other information about an individual.

Processing expectations

May be formatted inline or as a displayed block, depending on context.


These elements contain person: attribution, biblioentry, bibliomixed, bibliomset, biblioset, bridgehead, citation, citetitle, collab, contrib, db:inlinestagedir, emphasis (db.emphasis), entry, firstterm (db.firstterm), foreignphrase (db.foreignphrase), glosssee, glossseealso, glossterm (db.glossterm), line, link, literallayout, member, olink, orgdiv, para, phrase (db.phrase), primary, quote (db.quote), remark, secondary, see, seealso, simpara, speaker, subtitle, term, termdef, tertiary, title, titleabbrev.


The following elements occur in person: address, affiliation, email, personblurb, personname, uri.


<article xmlns='http://docbook.org/ns/docbook'>
<title>Example person</title>

<para>The principle author of this document is


The principle author of this document is Norman Walsh.

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