V5.0person

person — A person and associated metadata.

Synopsis

person ::=

Description

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.

Parents

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

Children

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

Examples

1<article xmlns='http://docbook.org/ns/docbook'>
<title>Example person</title>
 
<para>The principle author of this document is
5<person><personname><firstname>Norman</firstname>
<surname>Walsh</surname></personname><email>ndw@nwalsh.com</email>
</person>.</para>
 
</article>

The principle author of this document is Norman Walsh.