Presumptive Meanings: The Theory of Generalized Conversational Implicature

MIT Press (2000)
When we speak, we mean more than we say. In this book Stephen C. Levinson explains some general processes that underlie presumptions in communication.
Keywords Semantics  Formal languages Semantics  Implication (Logic  Pragmatics  Grammar, Comparative and general
Categories (categorize this paper)
Buy the book $19.48 used (62% off)   $29.99 new (41% off)   $50.00 direct from Amazon    Amazon page
Call number P325.L45 2000
ISBN(s) 0262621304   9780262621304
 Save to my reading list
Follow the author(s)
My bibliography
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Revision history Request removal from index
Download options
PhilPapers Archive

Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy on self-archival     Papers currently archived: 22,660
External links
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library
References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA
Jeremy Fantl & Matthew Mcgrath (2007). On Pragmatic Encroachment in Epistemology. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 75 (3):558–589.

View all 120 citations / Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Monthly downloads

Added to index


Total downloads

86 ( #52,555 of 1,938,859 )

Recent downloads (6 months)

16 ( #31,918 of 1,938,859 )

How can I increase my downloads?

My notes
Sign in to use this feature

Start a new thread
There  are no threads in this forum
Nothing in this forum yet.