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

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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 ...
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Avoiding pdfbookmark with amsbook

I am using the amsbook class. I want a subsection with a title different from the ToC entry as in the example below \documentclass{amsbook} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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Question relate to Table of Contents

I want to use the \mathsection in the chapter content, as I said and Gonzalo Medina figured out for me in Using \mathsection in the chapter. However, when I use his solution, the Table of Contents ...
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Question on top margin in chapter page

In my LaTeX template, there is a page contained the chapter part that is too far from top of the page like the following: My LaTeX file uses amsbook: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{amsbook}. This ...
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Bibliography appears as an appendix in ToC in LyX

I want to place the Bibliography after the appendices. So in LyX I mark "Start Appendix Here", insert the appendices, and after that the Bibliography. Now, all appendices appear in the Table of ...
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Problems Customizing TOC in amsbook style

I am attempting to create a table of contents (in the amsbook document class) with a specific format; however, after several attempts I can't seem to get it to work out. The document will include ...
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How do I change the header of table of contents with amsbook style file? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Using the amsbook Class I am trying to change the header in the table of contents page with amsbook style file. I tried: \makepagestyle{calification} ...
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Remove “Chapter” prefix from ToC in amsbook class

I am struggling to make a small change to the Table of Contents of my amsbook document in LyX. Basically, I just want to change the ToC to say 1. Something instead of Chapter 1. Something as ...
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Deleting blank page after title page

Using amsbook, I get a blank white page after the title page and before the TOC. Any way to delete this page? Many thanks. Here is a MWE, for what it's worth: \documentclass[openany]{amsbook} ...
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Not having “Chapter” appear in chapter names

If, in amsbook, I write something like \chapter{My great chapter} it appears in the text as Chapter 1. My great chapter I would like to make it appear simply as 1. My great chapter Anyone have ...
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subtle issue when changing font style of the toc in connection with the header of the page

I am using the amsbook class and changed the font style of the title of the table of contents (toc) with the command \renewcommand{\contentsname}{\textbf{\textsf{Contents}}} So I want it in \sf ...
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A part with sections and subsections but without chapters in ToC

My document consists of three parts. Parts 1 and 3 contain chapters and sections. Part 2 however is a bound in research paper, and as such only contains sections and subsections, however no chapters. ...
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How can I fix the following problem with subsection alignment in table of contents?

I am trying to set the depth of the table of contents. I used \setcounter{tocdepth}{2} This actually works fine, almost. The table of contents is showing subsections as well, but these are not ...
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\wideparen in AMS class

I need a \wideparen symbol in a book prepared with amsbook class. I know about a few packages providing this command but... ymath does not work with current version of AMS classes MnSymbol, mathabx, ...
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amsbook with multiple page glossary

I'm not sure if the protocol is to edit my previous post amsart/amsbook with non-default glossary style to add this question, but it is certainly related. There seems to be another conflict between ...
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amsart/amsbook with non-default glossary style

I am using amsbook with the glossaries package. The following MWE produces a glossary in which the single entry is completely squashed up in the middle; it looks like no space at all has been ...
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amsbook theorem numbering

I want theorems to be labeled of the form Part.Chapter.Section.number so I tried \renewcommand{\thesection}{\Roman{part}.\thechapter.\arabic{section}} \newtheorem{book}{Theorem}[section] ...
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todonotes problem with amsbook class

I'm trying to use todonotes with amsbook documentclass. I can add a todo (using \todo{fix this}) to part of the text and I can generate a Todo list for the table of contents using \todototoc, but the ...
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Bold small-caps header of theorems in amsbook

I'm using amsbook with amsthm. It seems that amsbook customized the theorem environment so that the theorem name (eg Theorem 1) is written in big caps and small caps, which is fine for me. But I want ...
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Environment for writing solutions in amsbook

Basically, what I want is exactly asked in Showing Solutions of the Questions "separately", except that I'm using amsbook. So, I want to write a series of questions, by writing something ...
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Alignment of equation numbering in amsbook

I use \documentclass{amsbook}. When I add an equation within an enumeration, the equation number appears further to the left than the item number, which is not so pleasant. How to make the equation ...
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Error with \tableofcontents, after switching from report documentclass to amsbook and back again

I changed my documentclass from report to amsbook (from AMSLaTeX) and everything was fine. Then I decided to change it back to the report document class, but it will not compile. In order for it to ...