a document class provided by AMS, roughly equivalent to `book`, but conforming to AMS monograph style.

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trouble with margins in amsbook modification

I'm using the document class iuthesis, which is based on amsbook. I've modified the distributed version (1.2.0.23: source dtx available here, stripped cls file here, my modified version included ...
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Add extra margin on odd and even pages of two sided amsbook thesis

I'm writing a thesis using the amsbook class: \documentclass[a4paper,twoside]{amsbook} How do I set up an extra 1 cm left or right margin on odd or even pages respectively?
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Macro to print number of chapter containing a certain reference key

I am writing a document with the amsbook class. I have defined a macro \newcommand{\thmref}[1]{Theorem~\ref{#1}} I would like to include the chapter number as follows: "(4, Theorem 2.7.6)", not ...
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How do I add the symbol \textsection in the table of contents?

I would like to add the symbol \textsection in the table of contents, How can I do that?, I'm using the AMSBook class. The above picture show that standard table of contents with the AMSBook class ...
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How to make labels remember chapters?

I am using the amsbook package and the hyperref package. When say a definition is stated in Chapter 9, Section 3, Subsection 2, it is called "Definition 3.2", and when the hyperref package is used, it ...
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amsbook - customizing LOT and LOF

I have modified the LOT and LOF within the amsbook class so that the numbering reads, e.g., "Table 1.1" instead of just "1". My MWE below does this. However, it messes up the alignment of the captions:...
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Two local problems after inserting language package

I am now writing a lecture notes on Advanced Number Theory, and I use University Lecture Series LaTex packages of AMS. Then I faced two problems. First, if I include my native language package (...
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How do you add doi, e-print (e.g., arxiv), MathSciNet and zbMATH links in a BibTeX bibliography?

I am a beginner with BibTeX and I use amsplain as bibliography style. How can I customize my bibliography style to append doi, e-print (e.g., arXiv), MathSciNet, and zbMATH links (in this order)?...
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Half point font sizes in AMS book [duplicate]

How can I typeset my book in a 10.5pt font size using the amsbook document class? I tried using \fontsize{10.5}{12}\selectfont but it doesn't seem to work.
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New line after \subsection in amsbook

How can I get a new line after the subsection command in the amsbook template? \subsection*{Nursery Rhyme} Mary had a little lamb does not put Nursery rhyme on one line and Mary had a little lamb ...
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Editing the toc page with amsbook document class

I'd like to change 'Contents' to say 'TABLE OF CONTENTS' in all capital letters. I would like for them to read as 'CHAPTER 1.' instead of just 'Chapter 1.' Also, excuse me for being too needy, I'd ...
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\section*[toc]{normal section title} not working for me

for my thesis I want to have a section appear differently in the ToC than in the text. After googling a bit, I found \section[short]{long} as a proposed answer, but this does not seem to work for me. ...
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Conflict between amsbook and tocloft

I use a document class that is based on amsbook class for my thesis and at the same time I want to stylize the list of figures and tables with tocloft. But apparently these two are have conflicts. A ...
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Including C++ in AMS Book template [closed]

I've had a hard time incorporating my C++ code into a document which was formatted using the AMS book template. %----------------------------------------------------------------------- % Beginning of ...
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\section{} doesnt work in the \amsbook document class

When I use the amsbook document class, and write down sections of chapters using $\section{Section}$, latex returns an error calling \section an 'undefined' controlled sequence. What can I do to get ...
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List of algorithms not working with amsbook document class

I am using \listofalgorithms in a document with \documentclass{amsbook}. It seems the two clash for some reason. When I run pdflatex, I get the following error message: (./main.loa ! Undefined ...
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Customizing header in gsm-l class

I use gsm-l class, a derived class from amsbook, to write my mathbook. However, it happened that on the header, the same number of chapter and section appear, like this (number 1 on the left is ...
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amsbook customization of toc, section alignments and running heads

I am working with \documentclass[12pt,twoside,openright]{amsbook} and I wish: titles of Chapters centered in the page titles of Sections left aligned (for instance: 3. Third Section) In the ...
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How to auto number the problem in solution chapter [duplicate]

I'm now use LaTex to write a mathematics problem solving book. It has some problems in the end of the chapter, and the last chapter is used to demonstrate the solution. But I don't know how to auto ...
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Tweaking TOC format with amsbook class

I am quite satisfied with the default formatting of the TOC items in the amsbook class, except for one little problem: If you have more than 10 sections, then the extra digit will push the section ...
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Tweaking of Section style in amsbook class

I wanted to have less spacing before and after the section title in the amsbook class. Therefore, I changed the definition of the macro \@startsection as indicated in the documentation. Unfortunately, ...
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How to customize blank space between chapter title and text in gsm

I use gsm packages from AMS to write my book. Overall, the package is beautiful and works well. There is only one problem, that is the vertical space between the header and the chapter title & the ...
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Make amsbook consistently place page numbers in header or footer but not mixed

I had used amsbook as a starting point for typesetting my thesis. As you may be aware, amsbook headings page style is used for content pages, and has a running header containing the section title and ...
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Import \chapter into amsart

I would like to create a document with the appearance of amsart, but with added \chapter command (styled as in amsbook, or differently). How can I do that? I tried to make LaTeX load both amsbook and ...
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How to reduce space between words in gsm package

I used gms package (a special package of AMS, provided for their Graduate Studies in Maths serie) to write a math book. I got a problem with space, and then I want to narrow a line by reduce the ...
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AMS Book and custom enumerated lists

I use amsbook class. I've added the following to the preamble: \renewcommand{\theenumi}{\arabic{enumi}$^\circ$} Now enumerate list item numbers look like: (1^$\circ$) Why the parentheses in list ...
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How to Nest Proofs in a Useful Way

I am using amsthm and amsbook and nesting claims and proofs. I would like to have two things: 1) Proofs that are in a deeper layer should be indented. 2) There should be a semi-box (only left and ...
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How to put Theorem Numbers in Boxes?

I'm using amsthm and amsbook. I was wondering how to put theorem numbers in rectangular boxes, both when they first appear as well as when citing them. Here is a picture of what it looks like now: ...
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Remove Indentation of Theorems

I am working with amstheorem and amsbook, and I'm trying to remove the indentation before the numbers of theorems so that they are aligned exactly to the left. Is there any way to do this? In addition,...
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amsbook improvement

Today it was the first time I tried amsbook class and I noticed a (possible?) bug (or should I say incompatibility?) babel with brazil option translates Chapter to CapĂ­tulo. So note the accented ...
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\swapnumbers drops chapter

I'm trying to use \swapnumbers to get the numbering of theorems etc first in amsbook, as detailed here: \swapnumbers in lyx However, when I add \swapnumbers, it seems like the numbering scheme ...
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Extra inter-line space becomes visible then loading package listings inside amsbook

I am typesetting a document using amsbook. In the document I would like to print some computer code using the listings package. However, it turns out that the options backgroundcolor and frame cause ...
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Number paragraphs according to containing entity

Is there a way to have paragraphs at different depths in the sectioning hierarchy? For example, in my dissertation background chapter, I don't need five levels (chapter/section/subsection/...
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Using split environment in amsbook class causes \widetilde to come out too wide in table of contents

I ran into the following very weird thing with the amsbook class: After having used the split environment, a \widetilde in any subsequent chapter or section heading will come out looking wrong in the ...
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amsbook+thmtools: `\listoftheorems` points to first page of document, not to list of theorems

I use the thmtools package in an amsbook document and compile with pdflatex. The hyperlink generated in the table of contents that should point to the list of theorems wrongly points to the first page ...
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amsbook \ref: how to include chapter number selectively?

I am writing a book using the amsbook style. I would like references to formulas and theorems to appear without chapter numbers when I cite within the chapter, and with them otherwise. For example, I ...
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Reduce line-spacing in ToC for certain sections in amsbook

Is it possible in LaTeX to reduce the line-spacing in the table of contents just for certain sections? Left is how it currently looks like, right is how I want it to look like: Thanks a lot! :-)
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Two-sided amsbook with custom title page

I am using amsbook to typeset a two-sided document and want to add a custom title page. The problem is that it inserts the TOC right after the title page, without leaving an empty page inbetween. The ...
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Introductory pages in amsbook

Here is the preamble to my document, plus a little more. \documentclass{amsbook} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts}% \usepackage{amssymb} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{mathtools} \...
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Index of Notation for Thesis using AMS template

I would like to add a List of Notation at the end of my thesis - just before the Index - similar to this book: http://books.google.com.mt/books?id=h5bMkZTnowAC&pg=PA1055&source=...
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How to change the theorem counter, theorem name in a specific case

I have used GMS class to write design a math book. In that book, the author has a special theorem, as following: \documentclass{gsm-l} \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem} \newtheorem{lemma}[theorem]{Lemma} ...
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How to indent subsection in AMS TOC

I used AMS LaTeX template with gsm-l package to write my teacher's book. The table of content that produced has the following form: in which 1, 2, 3.... are sections and 3.1, 3.2, 4.1, 4.2,.... ...
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More economic and robust command for abstract at the beginning of chapters

I want to put an abstract at the beginning of each chapter. I have cooked up a command in that aim, but it looks neither economic, nor robust (sometimes it is shifted to the right). How to improve ...
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Amsbook \part error

In my tex file I have \documentclass[11pt]{amsbook} \usepackage{amsmath,caption,fancyhdr,multirow,booktabs,lscape,pbox} \usepackage{amssymb,nomencl,todonotes,framed,booktabs,graphicx} \usepackage{...
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multiline equation inside \newglossaryentry

I want a multiline equation (preferably even centered w.r.t. the appropriate column, since single line equations I already have using [ and ] or $$ $$ aren't centered) in part of the description of \...
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Figure numbering in \chapter*

I am writing my thesis using the amsbook class, when I just discovered that the Figure numbering does not reset after introducing \chapter*. In particular, I have the following skeleton: \...
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Defining a chapter “outside” the last \part (amsbook)

Currently, I have the following: \documentclass{amsbook} \begin{document} \chapter*{Introduction} \part{First Part} \chapter{1} \chapter{2} \chapter{3} \part{Second Part} \chapter{4} \chapter{5} \...
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Changing the Look of Proof

I am using the document class amsbook. I had an issue with my theorems having a good deal of space between the statement of the theorem and the proof. I have a new theorem style: \newtheoremstyle{...
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Problems with amsbook, lstdoc, and sections

The code \documentclass{amsbook} \usepackage{lstdoc} \begin{document} \chapter{Chapter} \section{Section} \end{document} produces the error messages Missing } inserted. [\section{Section}] and or ...
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Index sorting problem with Vietnamese

I use Texmker 4.1 and Texlive 2013 in my Xubuntu. I use this system to write my teacher's book with the AMS package (gsm in fact), which is in Vietnamese. There is a problem in sorting the index, it ...