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

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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 ...
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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 Capítulo. 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 ...
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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: ...
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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} ...
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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: ...
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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 ...
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amsbook-class with small caps

Is it possible to tweak the amsbook-class such that the uppercase headings (e.g. Chapter 1) are changed to small caps? Are there any "typographical objections" in doing so?
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Changing the pdf pagesize for AMS package

I used AMS package with GSM option to write my professor's math book in LaTex. He want to customize the pdf pagesize to 16x24, it is the standard size for that style of book in my country, but I do ...
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table and caption distance

I am quite new to Latex, and I was wondering, if there is way to change the distance between the caption and the table. If you compile this example you can understand what I mean. ...
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Width of text in amsbook

I am writing my master thesis as amsbook and I am not quite satisfied with the width of my text. It is not wide enough. Does someone know whether you can change the width?
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AMSbook documentclass and exsheets problem

I think that there is a problem when you use task lists in amsbook class. Here is an example: \documentclass[12pt]{amsbook} \usepackage[load-headings, load-tasks]{exsheets} ...
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A problem with indexing (see also appearing instead of see)

Hello I would like to add some terms that mean the same thing in the index of my thesis. For example "vector space" and "linear space". I wish this to appear as "vector space, see linear space". I'm ...
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How do I stop indenting first paragraphs when using amsbook style? [duplicate]

I'm using amsbook style and I'd like first paragraphs to be not indented - what can I add to the header to do this? I don't want to use /noindent as then I'd have to use it all the way through my 200 ...
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Why does amsrefs do a pagebreak after the header? [duplicate]

I am using the document class amsbook and generate the amsrefs bibliography by \begin{bibdiv} \begin{biblist} \include{bibcode} \end{biblist} \end{bibdiv} Now, there is a page that only ...
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number width in predefined (amsbook?) list of figures too wide - self-defined lists okay

First of all, sorry for the long mwe - I wanted to include everything I use so that someone may see a potential clash. I based this off of the document class amsbook. I am also going to add a "List ...
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Class amsbook continuous section numbering [duplicate]

I am using amsbook. There, sections are numbered within chapters. For instance, if each of the first two chapters has 2 sections, then the sections are numbered as 1.1, 1.2, 2.1, 2.2. I wonder how ...
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TOC customization in amsbook

I am transcribing an old book in LaTeX, trying to preserve the style. I found the amsbook class to be the perfect solution for me. I produce chapters with \chapter{Thermodynamic Systems} and I get ...
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Suppressing the page number of chapters in TOC using amsbook

I want to suppress the page numbers of chapters in the TOC of my document. A wme: \documentclass{amsbook} \begin{document} \begin{titlepage} \begin{center} { \huge \bfseries A title} \end{center} ...
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Extending amsmath book structure with Volume (tomo)

I've tried to define a new Document section, called tomo ("volume" in English) at the upper level of the amsmath part document section like this: \documentclass[12pt,italian]{amsbook} ...
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How to hide a footnote in a section title from the table of contents

This is a question that arose in the comments here: Change Section titles to Small Caps only in ToC I normally hide footnotes from the TOC by doing this: \section[title]{title\footnote{This is a ...
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How do I get two different chapters with same number, and compatible references (using hyperref)? [duplicate]

I'd be glad if somebody can help me resolving the following issue. Basically, hyperref is confused by my code. I want the following document structure. Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Solutions to Exercises ...
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How can I center align subsection heading in an AMSBOOK document

In an amsbook based document A subsection heading seems to be left aligned with some indentation in the beginning. Chapter and section headings are center aligned. How can I make subsections also ...