Type of Response
This attribute does not describe the article upon which the response is commenting; it provides information about the response itself.
Design Note: This attribute was added to allow for observed cases where a series of articles were grouped together as an introduction, an article, and several responses.
Used on Element: <response>
|Text, numbers, or special characters||The type of response as described by the publisher, for example, “discussion”.|
|Restriction||@response-type is an optional attribute; there is no default.|
Recommended response type values are:
Additional information or clarification of the parent article
Discussion related to a specific issue as described in the parent article
Reply to the parent article (the most commonly used value)
... <response response-type="discussion"> <front-stub>...</front-stub> <body>...</body> </response> ...