# [texhax] Difference between \centering and \begin{centering}...

Martin Schröder martin at oneiros.de
Sat Sep 11 23:11:48 CEST 2010

2010/9/11 Stephen Hicks <sdh33 at cornell.edu>:
> The reason it's not working properly with your tabular environment is
> much more subtle, and unfortunately I can't give a good explanation,
> other than to comment that \\ seems to do weird stuff with the
> grouping (i.e. I've found that local definitions get lost between

Think of each cell as a group. Lamport says so. :-)

Best
Martin