This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide 1Z0-808 and have Jeanne Boyarsky & Scott Selikoff on-line! See this thread for details.
Presumably you have the name of the Node, why not just build a String with that name? No need to fire up XSLT. Note that if there is text content contained by that Element you will have to extract the Text node that holds the content. Bill