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Bibliography: Relevance and the Question Under Discussion

Section: (Conversational) Implicature

Jasinskaja, Ekaterina (2007) Pragmatics and Prosody of Implicit Discourse Relations. Ph.D. thesis, University of Tübingen.

Jasinskaja’s approach includes a crucial role of exhaustivity implicatures

Kadmon, Nirit (2001) Formal Pragmatics. Blackwell, London.

van Kuppevelt, Jan (1995) Discourse structure, topicality and questioning. Journal of Linguistics 31(1):109-47.

van Kuppevelt, Jan (1996) Inferring from Topics: Implicatures as topic-dependent inferences. Linguistics and Philosophy 19(4):393-443.

McCafferty, A. (1987) Reasoning about Implicature. Ph.D. dissertation, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

Roberts, Craige (1996c) Information Structure, Plans, and Implicature. Proceedings of the 1996 AAAI Symposium on Implicature, Stanford, CA.

van Rooij, Robert (2003) Conversational implicatures and communication theory. In. J. van Kuppevelt & R. Smith (eds.) Current and New Directions in Discourse and Dialogue. Kluwer, Dordrecht, pp. 283-303.

van Rooij, Robert (2010) Conjunctive interpretation of Disjunction. Semantics and Pragmatics 3.

Simons, Mandy (2011) Dynamic pragmatics, or, why we shouldn’t be afraid of embedded implicatures. Talk at SALT 21, Rutgers.

Thomason, Richmond (1990) Accommodation, meaning, and implicature: Interdisciplinary foundations for pragmatics. In P. Cohen, J. Morgan, and M. Pollack (eds.) Intentions in Communication. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA

Welker, Katherine (1994) Plans in the Common Ground: Toward a generative account of implicature. Ph.D. dissertation, The Ohio State University.

Zondervan, Arjen (2008) Experiments on QUD and focus as a contextual constraint on scalar implicature calculation. In U. Sauerland & K. Yatsushiro (eds.) From Experiment to Theory, Proceedings of Experimental Pragmatics 2007. Palgrave Macmillan.

Zondervan, Arjen, Luisa Meroni & Andrea Gualmini (2008) Experiments on the role of the question under discussion for ambiguity resolution and implicature computation in adults. Proceedings of SALT 18.

Exhaustivity in Questions

Beck, Sigrid & Hotze Rullmann (1999) A flexible approach to exhaustivity in questions. Natural Language Semantics 7(3):249–298.

Klinedinst, Nathan & Daniel Rothschild (2011) Exhaustivity in questions with non-factives. Semantics and Pragmatics 4:1-23.

van Rooij, Robert & Katrin Schulz (2004) Exhaustive interpretation of complex sentences. Journal of Logic, Language, and Information 13:491-519.

van Rooij, Robert & Katrin Schulz (2006) Pragmatic Meaning and Non-monotonic Reasoning: The Case of Exhaustive Interpretation. Linguistics and Philosophy 29:205-250.

Zeevat, Henk (2007) Exhaustivity, questions and plurals in update semantics. In Maria Aloni, Alastair Butler, Paul Dekker & Ken Turner (eds.) Questions in Dynamic Semantics. Elsevier, Amsterdam.