<name-alternatives>

Name Alternatives

Container element for more than one version of a personal name, the element <name> (for example, the name written in both Japanese Kana characters and the Latin alphabet).

Model Description

Any one of:

This element may be contained in:

<contrib>, <element-citation>, <mixed-citation>, <person-group>, <related-article>, <related-object>

Example 1

The name of a contributor given in two languages:

...
<contrib-group>
<contrib contrib-type="author">
<name-alternatives>
<name name-style="eastern" xml:lang="ja-Jpan">
<surname>中西</surname>
<given-names>秀彦</given-names>
</name>
<name name-style="western" xml:lang="en">
<surname>Nakanishi</surname>
<given-names>Hidehiko</given-names>
</name>
<name name-style="eastern" xml:lang="ja-Kana">
<surname>ナカニシ</surname>
<given-names>ヒデヒコ</given-names>
</name>
</name-alternatives>
<xref ref-type="aff" rid="aff2">&ast;&ast;</xref>
</contrib>
<aff-alternatives id="aff2">
<aff id="aff-ja">
<institution xml:lang="ja-Jpan">国立言語学博物館</institution>
</aff>
<aff id="aff-en">
<institution xml:lang="en">National Museum of 
Linguistics</institution>
</aff>
</aff-alternatives>
</contrib-group>
...

Example 2

The correct name given with an sz ligature, with an alternate name for indexing:

...
<contrib-group>
<contrib contrib-type="author">
<name-alternatives>
<name specific-use="primary" name-style="western">
<surname>Stoe&szlig;el</surname>
<given-names>Jan</given-names></name>
<name specific-use="index" name-style="western">
<surname>Stoessel</surname>
<given-names>Helen</given-names>
</name>
</name-alternatives> 
</contrib>
...
</contrib-group>
...

Example 3

Preserving both incorrect (as delivered) and as-corrected names:

...
<contrib-group>
<contrib contrib-type="author">
<name-alternatives>
<name><surname>Smyth</surname>
<given-names>John</given-names>
</name>
<name specific-use="invalid">
<surname>Smith</surname>
<given-names>John</given-names>
</name>
</name-alternatives> 
</contrib>
...
</contrib-group>
...

Module

JATS-common0.ent