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RE: Physical markup concept snag

From: Karlsson Kent - keka <keka@im.se>
Date: Thu, 20 Jan 2000 20:10:04 +0100
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To: W3C HTML <www-html@w3.org>
> I think the main differnce is illustrated as follow.  Here 
> I'm comparing
> <i> elments to <em> elements.
> 
> <i> this is <i>nested italics</i></i>.
> <em> this is <em>nested emphisis</em></em>.
> 
> In the first case, clearly everything should be in italics.
> In the second case, using <em>, the nested <em> data should 
> be rendered in
> some other way, commonly a monospaced different font.

TeX (for \em) toggles between italic and upright.
How does one write a CSS style to get such toggling
behaviour for <em>?

		Kind regards
		/kent k
Received on Thursday, 20 January 2000 14:09:57 GMT

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