[OS X TeX] How to prevent word hyphenation or force line break in table of contents

Thomas Käufl kaeufl at ira.uka.de
Sat Aug 30 23:33:31 CEST 2008

Am 30. Aug 2008 um 22:06 schrieb Charilaos Skiadas:

> My publisher, as I imagine publishers often do, has made yet  
> another request that I have struggled with, and that is with  
> regards to the table of contents. They don't want any word breaks  
> to occur in the table, or for that matter section headings  
> throughout the book in general. In the particular case in point,  
> the section that causes the problem is:
> \section{The Lotka-Volterra Theory for the Growth of Two  
> Conflicting Populations}
> ...

\section[abbreviated title]{title}

The abbreviated title will appear in the tabel of contents.

Or: Add a manual linebreak at a place, such that the two
lines of the title look pretty balanced.

Thomas Käufl

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