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The bulleting of sentences has been more time consuming than had been anticipated, and the bulleting in this chapter is not yet complete
 
The bulleting of sentences has been more time consuming than had been anticipated, and the bulleting in this chapter is not yet complete
  
'''Note''': The effect of the re-formatting is greater, imho, with a fixed display width, e.g. see http://habitat.igc.org/wealth-of-networks/won-1.htm
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'''Note''': The effect of the re-formatting tends to be enhanced with padding and constraints of the display, e.g. see http://habitat.igc.org/wealth-of-networks for full text, and http://habitat.igc.org/wealth-of-networks/ch-1.htm for non-wiki html version of Chapter 1

Revision as of 01:46, 28 April 2006

Formatting bulleted chapters

This is a draft of an experimental formatting of Chapter 1, with the intention of offering an eaier-to-read version of the chapter, and based on an observation that the chapter - and the book - have a number of lengthy, complex pargraphs and the appreciation that as space is essentially unlimited, a digital environment is not constrained by the economics of producing fibre-based information habitats such as books

  • Paragraph breaks have been relaced with thin horizontal lines: ----
  • Within paragraphs, sentences are separated by line breaks, and bulleted as seems reasonable

The bulleting of sentences has been more time consuming than had been anticipated, and the bulleting in this chapter is not yet complete

Note: The effect of the re-formatting tends to be enhanced with padding and constraints of the display, e.g. see http://habitat.igc.org/wealth-of-networks for full text, and http://habitat.igc.org/wealth-of-networks/ch-1.htm for non-wiki html version of Chapter 1