Pragmatics & Semantics

Edited by: Maribel Romero and Kimiko Nakanishi

Volume 7 (2013)

Two Kinds of Definites Cross‐linguistically
Florian Schwarz

Inquisitive Semantics: A New Notion of Meaning
Ivano Ciardelli, Jeroen Groenendijk and Floris Roelofsen

Two Views on Epistemic Indefinites
Luis Alonso‐Ovalle and Paula Menéndez‐Benito

Volume 6 (2012)

Formal Approaches to Particle Meaning
Eric McCready

Formal Semantics of Sign Languages
Sandro Zucchi

Obligations and Permissions
Chris Fox

Split Scope of Negative Indefinites
Doris Penka

The Felicity of Aspectual For‐Phrases – Part 2: Incremental Homogeneity
Fred Landman and Susan Rothstein

The Felicity of Aspectual For‐Phrases – Part 1: Homogeneity
Fred Landman and Susan Rothstein

The Computation of Scalar Implicatures: Pragmatic, Lexical or Grammatical?
Uli Sauerland

Adrian Brasoveanu

Volume 5 (2011)

Long Distance Indefinites and Choice Functions
Bernhard Schwarz

Presupposition Projection: Two Theories of Local Contexts Part II
Philippe Schlenker

Presupposition Projection: Two Theories of Local Contexts Part I
Philippe Schlenker

Volume 4 (2010)

Varieties of Indefinites in Spanish
Javier Gutiérrez-Rexach

Scepticism about Meaning and Reference: Three Arguments by Quine, Putnam and Kripke
Andrew Jorgensen

What-is-Said From Different Points of View
Marina Terkourafi

Pragmatics: From Theory to Experiment and Back Again
Napoleon Katsos and Chris Cummins

The Relationship Between Speaker’s Reference and Semantic Reference
David Lumsden

Perry on Reference and Reflexive Contents
Gregory Bochner

Semantic Underspecification
Markus Egg

How hyper are hyperpropositions?
Bjørn Jespersen

The Semantics and Pragmatics of Hybrid Quotations
Philippe De Brabanter

Stereotypical Relations and Utterance Understanding: An Introduction to Xu Sheng-Huan’s Stereotypical Relation-Based Approach to Pragmatics

Quantified Conditionals and Compositionality
Janneke Huitink

Volume 3 (2009)

Beyond a Joke: Types of Conversational Humour
Marta Dynel

Power and Pragmatics
Elizabeth Keating

Probability in Semantics
Ariel Cohen

Relevance and the Discourse Functions of Mandarin Utterance-Final Modality Particles
Chauncey Chu

Motion Events in Eyewitness Interviews, Translation and Memory: Typological and Psycholinguistic Perspectives
Luna Filipovič

Cognitive Approaches to Lexical Semantics
Shu Dingfang

Volume 2 (2008)

The Scope and the Subtleties of the Contextualism–Literalism–Relativism Debate
Isidora Stojanovic

Locutionary, Illocutionary, Perlocutionary
Mikhail Kissine

Semantics and Pragmatics of Humor
Salvatore Attardo

Historical Pragmatics
Andreas H. Jucker

Mismatching Meanings in Brain and Behavior
Liina Pylkkänen

The Semantics of Comparatives and Other Degree Constructions
Roger Schwarzschild

The Interpretation of Pronouns
Paul D. Elbourne

Volume 1 (2007)

Events in Syntax: Modification and Predication
Gillian Ramchand

Negation in Natural Language: On the Form and Meaning of Negative Elements
Hedde Zeijlstra