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Bibliography: Relevance and the Question Under Discussion

Section: Topic

See also the work by Büring cited in Section: Focus.

Aloni, Maria, David Beaver, Brady Clark & Robert van Rooij (2007) The dynamics of Topic and Focus. In M. Aloni, A. Butler & P. Dekker (eds.) Questions and Answers. Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp.123-146.

von Fintel, Kai (1996) Restrictions on Quantifier Domains. Ph.D. dissertation, UMass/Amherst.

McNally, Louise (1995) On recent formal analyses of ‘topic’. In Ginzburg (ed.) The Tbilisi Symposium on language, logic and computation. CSLI Press, 140-162.

McNally, Louise (1998) Encoding of Information Packaging Instructions. In Peter Culicover & Louise McNally (eds.) The Limits of Syntax, Academic Press, 161-183.

Portner, Paul (2002) Topicality and (non-)specificity in Mandarin. Journal of Semantics 19(3):275-287.

Portner, Paul & Katsuhiko Yabushita (1998) The semantics and pragmatics of topic phrases. Linguistics and Philosophy 21:117-157.

Portner, Paul & Katsuhiko Yabushita (2001) Specific indefinites and the information structure theory of topics. Journal of Semantics 18:271-297.

Roberts, Craige (2011) Topics. In press in Claudia Maienborn, Klaus von Heusinger & Paul Portner (eds.) Semantics: An International Handbook of Natural Language Meaning. Mouton de Gruyter.

van Rooij, Robert (to appear) Topic, Focus, and Exhaustive Interpretation. In Chungmin Lee (ed.) Contrastiveness and/or Scalar Implicatures. Palgrave MacMillan Publishers.