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Inserting abstract into book document

I am trying to insert a abstract into my document as shown below, this gives me an error 'Environment abstract undefined'. I have used this format a few times without this problem occurring, I believe ...
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Abstract and titlepage

I compile my code and the abstract shows up before the titlepage, but I want it after the title page. \documentclass[12pt, oneside]{report} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \geometry{letterpaper} ...
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Can I make apa6 \maketitle not print an abstract?

\documentclass[man]{apa6} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{apacite} % PAPER SPECIFIC \title{Example Paper} \author{C.J. ...
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Preventing page break in \documentclass[twocolumn]{article} after \author{}

A page break appeared between \author{} and \date{} after I added the \twocolumn[] section. The \twocolumn[] section was added to achieve a single column abstract in the twocolumn document. How can I ...
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How to format title and abstract?

I want to change margins(or tabulation) for title(and abstract) and put abstract between two lines. How to do it? The example of formatting I want to produce - example ...
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Change abstractname [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Change caption name of figures How to change the name of document elements like “Figure”, “Contents”, “Bibliography” etc.? I'm using the book class in my document and I ...
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Page abstract in the end of my document

\begin{document} \include{Introduction} \include{Chapter1} \include{Chapter2} \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{biblio} \include{Abstract} \end{document} I have a question: I added the ...
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Abstract not on a separate page

I'm writing a scientific paper for my university. The page after my table of contents I would like to start my document with a abstract, directly following with the first section. As far as I know, ...
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Problem with abstracts in the jams-l document class

I am preparing a submission to the Journal of the American Mathematical Society, and I'm using the jams-l document class. However, the abstract always appears after the body of my article text. Anyone ...
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Can an 'Abstract' parameter be passed to pandoc to create a latex file? [closed]

Similar to $title$, $author$, and $date$, is there an $abstract$ parameter that one can pass to a latex file from the title block? Example: \begin{abstract} $abstract$ \end{abstract}
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Multi-page one-column abstract in a two-column document

I'm making a two-column document, but I need a one-column abstract. The code: \twocolumn[ \begin{@twocolumnfalse} \maketitle \begin{abstract} ... \end{abstract} \end{@twocolumnfalse} ] doesn't ...
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Subdividing structured abstracts

I am trying to produce a structured abstract, i.e. with subdivisions. For that purpose, the \paragraph command would produce the perfect output since I would like no line break after the subtitle of ...
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Including abstract reduces the number of pages [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: The abstract environment changes the \linewidth for the whole document I would like to know why when I introduce an abstract to my paper of (article type), the number of ...
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achemso single-column-abstract and Helvetica captions

I am currently writing a paper with the achemso style package, as required by the American Chemical Society. I can produce the very nice two-column format by just doing ...
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Fonts in Abstract

I am using AMS Latex Article template and I have this problem: The word "ABSTRACT" in the abstract section is, by default, all capitalized and not bold. I want to change that to bold and capitalize ...
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placing in the same page two abstract in different language

I'd place in the same page two abstract section.One created using my own language and one in english language. If I tried this: \selectlanguage{italian} \begin{abstract} \lipsum[1] \end{abstract} ...
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delete page number in cleardoublepage [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to remove headers and footers for pages between chapters? I created a document using \documentclass[12pt, a4paper, twoside, openright]{book} ...
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Define abstract environment in book

I want to define an abstract environment for \documentclass{book}. Therefore, I copied the relevant definitions from report.cls from here into my preamble. But it doesn't work. Where's the problem? ...
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Missing abstract with amsart class

I'm not very good at LaTeX but I've been using it to write my dissertation. Have just come to the end and trying to format everything correctly. Whenever I try to put my Abstract paragraph into the ...
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centering vertically the abstract element

How can I put at the center of the page the element abstract?I put it in a blank page but it is at the top. I would center it vertically.any idea?
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Changing the font size of the heading

I am writing a report (\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article}) which has an abstract in the beginning. I am using \usepackage{abstract} to write it. Then I am using \begin{abstract} ... \end{abstract} ...
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Remove “abstract name” in abstract (cyr)

In Remove "Abstract" title from Abstract people were able to remove the abstract name from abstract. I downloaded an article template with colored fonts from HowToTeX.com, changed it a ...
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How to add the title of a page to the table of content?

I am trying to write my abstact which is obviously a part of my thesis. However, when I use \chapter{Abstract} <text of the abstract> Its give me "Abstract" as the title of the page. But ...
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Abstract with light background color

Is there a way to add a background color to the abstract? I tried various combinations of \colorbox and the \begin{abstract} ... \end{abstract} environment, but nothing worked. I use the current ...
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Chapter title and abstract in the same page

I'm writing a report and I need to write an abstract for the chapter after the chapter title in the same page. How can I do this?
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How do I put keywords after abstract in amsart?

I'm using amsart and want to place keywords after abstract but amsart places them in the footnote. Does anyone know how Ι can override this? An example of the code I've been using: ...
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Headings of 2nd abstract page in KOMA

I'm writing my thesis with scrartcl, using the KOMAoption abstract=true. My abstract has two pages, and while on the 1st page, the pagestyle is empty, on the 2nd page of the abstract all the ...
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Adding an underline to the word “Abstract” in \abstract?

To meet the requirements of the university, I need to be able to underline the word Abstract in my dissertation? Can anyone provide me with some guidance on how best to do this using the apa6 class? ...
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Strange blank page between abstract and ToC

I am puzzled by a blank page appearing between my abstract and ToC. Since I'm using the report document class, I am not expecting LaTeX to insert any blank pages. Here is a MWE showing the problem: % ...
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Roman numbering, cleardoublepage and table of content not working

I'm currently doing the thesis report and I cant seem to get the numbering to work as well as the along with some other stuff. What I want is Abstract(eng) Abstract(swe) and Acknowledgments to all be ...
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Preparing an abstracts book for a session

I have a list of contributions for a conference, with each one consisting of a serial number, a title, a list of authors, and an abstract. What I'd like to do is: typeset the list of contributions ...
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How to write abstract and acknowledgement in book format?

I need to use this: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{book} I have a main.txt file that organizes all the chapter. There is \frontmatter. In the frontmatter, there is \include{acknowledgement } ...
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How do I double-space my abstract in LaTeX?

I'm finishing up my undergrad thesis, and I have to double-space my abstract. I tried using \begin{doublespace} and \doublespacing, but neither have worked, I assume because the abstract environment ...
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Format abstracts as unnumbered chapters

I'm writing master thesis and working on LaTeX template for the successors ... The standard of the university requires abstract in every language to be formed as unnumbered Chapter: ...
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How to adapt IEEEconf layout settings

I am a beginner in LaTeX so I was trying out the bare_conf.tex provided by IEEE which uses IEEEconf.cls. I am trying to use this as a template for writing my own paper. However the specific details ...
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How to include abstract into titlepage (variant)?

I am facing a problem similar to this post: How to include abstract into titlepage? where I would like to include the abstract in the title page. This I managed thanks to the post #8. However,the ...
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After notitlepage my abstract lost formatting

I've added notitlepage option to not get my page counter reset ( according to suggestion : http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/44955/7128 ) but my abstract lost formatting ! Now it has line spacing and ...
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Wrong abstract page number and spaces between LoF and LoT with \addcontentsline

How to correct two things in ToC: Page number of abstract - should be "vii" Spaces above LOF,LOT and Abstract are big. Not like above chapters ? Currently: Contents List of Figures iii ...
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Remove “Abstract” title from Abstract

I am using the abstract package, but want to remove the title and associated horizontal spacing. Is there an easy way to do this? (Be aware: this may be a complete newby question, as I have only ...
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Suppress \abstract with the apa6 class? [closed]

I am currently working on a paper using the apa6 class and I won't require an abstract, i.e. it will be worse if I have one. Would anybody happen to know of a clean way to suppress or deactivate the ...
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How to include abstract into titlepage?

I don't want to have the abstract on a separate page but rather under the title. Also I then want to end the page and don't begin with the actual document. This is my minimal example: ...
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Enumerate environments in abstract [closed]

Consider usage of the standard enumerate environment inside the standard (article) abstract environment: \begin{abstract} We discuss several exciting topics: \begin{enumerate} \item Topic 1, ...
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How to show Abstract title

I think that is something very simple, but I can't see the Abstract title in the abstract environment. \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage[english]{babel} %Loaded here: ...
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Remove abstract from elsevier class

I am using the elsevier class to prepare a document. I would like to remove the abstract environment but I can not find the way to do that. I commented out \begin{abstract} .... \end{abstract} but I ...
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Altering format of apa6e

I am fairly new to LaTeX and am just learning how to use this terrific tool. Because of this newness I lack the vocabulary to search properly or edit code within LaTeX files. That places me in a bad ...
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How can I change the distance between abstract and section 1?

My LaTeX format is as follows: Abstract: Abstract goes here. Section 1: It should be noted that my abstract is one column and sections are two-column. Abstract and Section 1 are very close ...
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How to place abstract text in front of abstract key?

I want to place my abstract text behind the abstract-key(which is used in all article), and left-aligned rather than centered on the page. How do I do this in LaTeX? I want the following format: ...
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How can I place a one-column-abstract in a two-column document?

How can I place a one-column-abstract and after that two-column-section in a LaTeX template?
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The abstract environment changes the \linewidth for the whole document

In the article class, it seems that using the abstract environment has an effect to the rest of the document. More precisely, it seems that it redefines the \linewidth, which equals \textwidth without ...
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How can I add abstract and acknowledgement pages into the table of contents?

I followed Mike's solution from my first question: Roman numeral page numbering My next question is how to add entries (for the abstract and acknowledgements pages) into the table of contents.