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 this book $100.00 used (11% off)   Amazon page
Call number P325.L45 2000
ISBN(s) 0262621304   9780262621304   0262122189
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

PhilArchive copy

Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 63,339
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

The Social Life of Slurs.Geoffrey Nunberg - 2018 - In Daniel Fogal, Daniel Harris & Matt Moss (eds.), New Work on Speech Acts. Oxford University Press.
Assertion, Knowledge, and Rational Credibility.Igor Douven - 2006 - Philosophical Review 115 (4):449-485.
Language as Shaped by the Brain.Morten H. Christiansen & Nick Chater - 2008 - Behavioral and Brain Sciences 31 (5):489-509.
On Pragmatic Encroachment in Epistemology.Matthew McGrath - 2007 - Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 75 (3):558-589.

View all 352 citations / Add more citations

Similar books and articles


Added to PP index

Total views
163 ( #64,831 of 2,448,787 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
4 ( #177,670 of 2,448,787 )

How can I increase my downloads?


My notes