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

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A guide to using "amsbook"

I am going to write my PhD thesis. There are templates (eg, 1 and 2) for other classes with detailed code samples about Abstract > Acknowledgements > ToC > List of Abbreviations > List of ...
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Resolving conflict between apalike and amsbook

I am encountering an issue with a LaTeX document where the "breakable" package appears to be conflicting with the \tableofcontents command when attempting to add the table of contents to the ...
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referencing chapters, sections and items

I'm writing a book beginning with \documentclass[11pt]{amsbook}. I have an item counter set up within sections and I want the cross-references to appear as follows: In chapter number X, a reference to ...
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amsbook and subappendixes: the word "Appendix" appears twice

I would like to include per-chapter appendices in my long paper, which uses the amsbook document class. To do this, I use the subappendices environment from the appendix package (c.f. this older ...
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How does one change the chapter/section style in amsbook class?

In the below image, I don't want "Chapter 1" to be displayed, only the name that I give the chapter (i.e. here "First Chapter"), as well as making the section headers not bold but ...
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Why are links from my solutions manual ineffective?

I have the following four files. The book is created using file myBook.tex given by \documentclass{amsbook} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{xr-hyper} \usepackage{hyperref} \includeonly{data} \begin{...
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Preventing chapter title alone at bottom of toc ams book [duplicate]

A chapter title appears on bottom of page in toc with section titles beginning on the next page of toc. Is there some way to force the chapter title onto the next page?
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imakeidx in the amsbook class makes incorrect header

When I use imakeidx package together with the amsbook document class I get an incorrect header "INDEX" instead of the designated title (in the example below "SUBJECT INDEX") on the ...
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False hyperref when using Listoffigures in amsbook

it's me again. I'm working with amsbookat the moment and I want to include listoffigures and listoftables into my document. Since this document is supposed to be useable online, I included the ...
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Amsbook + Paracol pagebreak broken with mdframed

I am trying to typeset some code and some commentary side-by-side using paracol and listings with the amsbook document class. It mostly works but I encounter a bug, when there is a pagebreak the ...
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A5 paper size (twoside) AMS book class

I am using the AMS book class for writing a thesis. While the first draft was required to be submitted on A4 paper size, the final version needs to be provided on (twoside) A5 paper size. Is there a ...
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Warnings from hyperref whenever using \part{} with amsbook

Previous Fixes to Hyperref Warnings There are roughly 100 questions on hyperref warnings about using certain tokens in \part, \chapter, \section, \subsection for any document class. Those tokens ...
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Change chapter format of amsbook

I am trying to change the chapter heading format of an amsbook type document from this: to look something like this In particular, I would like to change CHAPTER 1 to Chapter 1, make it larger and ...
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Align dots in TOC to the right

I am using the `amsbook.cls' file together with the command \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,twoside]{amsbook} \DeclareRobustCommand{\SkipTocEntry}[4]{} \makeatletter \newcommand\Dotfill{\leavevmode\...
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Dedicatory text before TOC on amsbook

"Doing a quick survey on a few books, I have seen that there is no consensus. I have books (non-fiction, technical books) that have Acknowledgements before and after the Contents page." ...
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Different font sizes of the odd and even pages numbers in amsbook

I have an issue with the font sizes of the page numbers in amsbook. With the code: \documentclass[11pt,twoside]{amsbook} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \section*{Summary} \pagestyle{...
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Error with hyperref and amsbooka when using \chapter*

I seem to be having a conflict with the packages amsbooka and hyperref that I don't understand. I'm using the amsbooka package so I can add author names to individual chapters, but I don't want the ...
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Bibliography header in small caps

I am using the amsbook class together with the natbib package and I would like to change the appearance of the bibliography header: Instead of normalfont letters I would like to have small caps. \...
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Some issues with section and chapter headers and equation numbering in amsbook

Using the MWE: \documentclass[11pt,twoside]{amsbook} \usepackage[width=17cm, left=2.25cm]{geometry} \usepackage{etoolbox} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{scrextend} \usepackage{hyperref} \...
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Vertically place & centre floats with AMS classes just like standard classes

I'm using my own modified version of the amsbook class. Unlike the standard classes, the AMS document classes place floats with [p] option at the top of the thereby created separate float page instead ...
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Using gb4e with amsbook class

I am required to use amsbook for a project, but I find that it messed up the alignment of interlinear glosses with the gb4e package. Here's my code: \documentclass{amsbook} \usepackage{gb4e} \begin{...
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\vspace* adds unwanted page in amsbook

Background: I'm using the amsbook environment, and the title created by \tableofcontents starts near the first quarter of the page by default. I've been trying to move it up by placing a \vspace{-3in} ...
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How to add chapter number before section number at TOC in amsbook

In amsbook class, at the TOC, and also in the text, I want to add the chapter number, with a dot, before the sections numbers (and also to remove the dot at the end of the sections numbers), as in the ...
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Chapter format questions for AMS book class

Ultimately, for certain chapterlike sections, I would like to change the word "Chapter" to something else (i.e. "Conclusion"), while also suppressing the chapter number and still ...
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Indent unnumbered sections in TOC for ams classes

I would like unnumbered sections (more specifically unnumbered subsubsections) to appear in the table of contents, indented to their appropriate depth (i.e. as if they were numbered). I am using the ...
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Chapterbib changes numbering of references into letters (chapterbib+sectionbib+amsbook)

I have the following problem. I am writing a thesis where I want to have separate bibliographies for each chapter. To this end, I use the chapterbib package with sectionbib option. The references in ...
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Running heads with amsbook

I'm trying to prepare a book with chapters by many different authors, using the amsbook class, and the amsbooka package to handle the author names The amsbooka class documentation claims that: When ...
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Incompatibility between AMS classes and Kp-fonts package (extended versions of \widetilde and \widehat)

The kpfonts package extends the \widetilde and \widehat commands (see §3.5 in the package documentation). Here is a MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{kpfonts} \begin{document} \[\widetilde{...
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Caption of figures and tables not centered in AMS classes [duplicate]

According to AMS Author Handbook the caption of tables and figures should be automatically centered, but for some reason they are moved to the right side. This is a screenshot of the Handbook: This ...
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Customization of Table of Contents in amsbook Class

Is it possible to customize the table of contents as per the attached screen shot ? The following are required. Chapter Name and Page Numbers in Red Color Section Name and Page Numbers in Blue Color ...
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Padding Zero to Chapter Heading in Table of Contents in amsbook class

It is possible to pad zero to chapter heading in table of contents. It is getting reflected in Chapter pages but not in table of contents Here is the code. \documentclass{amsbook} \usepackage[...
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Why does the position of equation numbers depend on label length?

The cleveref package allows users to specify label types using the command \crefname. Unfortunately, using these label types with the amsart or amsbook classes causes the position of the equation ...
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Chapter name in amsbook

I use fancyhdr to modify the header and footer of a book written with the amsbook class. I want the left header on even pages to contain the name of the current chapter, but can't figure out how to do ...
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Right way to cross-reference a theorem-like object in section header, with amsbook class

I am having some trouble with referencing theorems in section titles. Say, I want to have a section with \section{Proof of Lemma~\ref{l:main}} The ToC looks fine and it displays correctly where the ...
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material swapped with \subsection in AMS document classes

I today saw very interesting case when subsection started by shaded environment \documentclass{amsbook}%{amsart} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{framed} \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem}[section] \...
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Package hyperref Warning: Token not allowed in a PDF string (PDFDocEncoding): (hyperref) removing `\<def>-command'

My MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{amsbook} \usepackage{amsbooka} \usepackage{hyperref} \pdfstringdefDisableCommands{% \let\enspace\empty % this causes the warning for \kern \let\noindent\empty % ...
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Adjust space between multiple citations in memo-l class

I would like to reduce (more generally globally adjust to a specific length) the space after the comma in multiple citations, while using the memo-l class. MWE: \documentclass{memo-l} \begin{document}...
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Placement of dedication in `amsbook` strange - why, and how to change it?

I am using the amsbook documentclass (latest version from CTAN), and would like to use \dedicatory for a dedication. However, the placement of the dedication is odd: it is placed just below the ...
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Fixing incompatibility between amsbook and glossaries-extra

I am trying to add a glossary to a document written with the amsbook class using gls2bib and glossaries-extra. Unfortunately, there seems to be a weird interaction between glossaries-extra and the ...
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Amsbook class + two tables of contents

I would like to show two tables of contents with the amsbook class: Consider the following MWE, \documentclass{amsbook} \usepackage{shorttoc} \title{Title} \begin{document} \maketitle \shorttoc{...
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Reset numeration in sections/subsections in each chapter

I'm making some un-numbered chapters for my thesis but I'm adding numerated sections. The thing is that the enumeration doesn't reset when I add a new chapter, so I have Chapter 1 > Section 1 - ...
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LyX and AMS book: how to add a new item in menu?

I am working with LyX-2.3.4.2 --> Document class --> "American Mathematical Society (AMS) Book". On the left-hand menu, I note (French version): Standard Sectionnement NonNuméroté ...
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Remove indentation at the beginning of subsections (using amsbook)

Is there a way to get rid of the indentation at the beginning of subsections when using the documentclass amsbook? See the attached image for an example (where the problematic indentation is marked ...
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Scaling up AMSBOOK -class based documents fails

I have found impossible to scale up documents created by AMSBOOK -documentclass. Bottom on this question is a minimalistic TeX -file. You may find the text familiar. If the first two lines are \...
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Moving to the right Subsubsection in TOC

How the subsubsection head can be moved to the right, e.g. with 5mm, in the table of contents in amsbook ? I use the code \documentclass{amsbook} \setcounter{tocdepth}{4} \setcounter{secnumdepth}{4} ...
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How to make Polish letters capitalized at the beginning of each page in amsbook?

I've been lately struggling with Polish letters in my thesis. Everything is fine in the text itself, but when I compile, the titles at the beginning of each page are displayed incorrectly. Let me show ...
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Horizontal spacing in toc page in amsbook

I would like to make a small horizontal spacing adjustment in the table of contents using amsbook. I find the horizontal space between "Chapter 1" and its title too large and similarly for ...
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amsbook + titleps breaks \tableofcontents

Issue If I use titleps with amsbook class, then the \tableofcontents does not work properly. The following error is produced: ./mwe.tex:11: Missing control sequence inserted. <inserted text> ...
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Raising the vertical position of \chapter and \tableofcontents using amsbook

I am required to have 1 inch margins all around my amsbook document and am having trouble figuring out how to reduce the vertical space at the top of each page containing a heading such as list of ...
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How to exclude list of figures and list of tables from table of contents?

My university doesn't provide me a template and I've used an external template from another university to write my final thesis. I've adding some useful things to improve the template and now I have a ...
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