Condition B effects in two simple steps

Natural Language Semantics 18 (2):115-140 (2010)

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Floris Roelofsen
University of Amsterdam
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This paper is concerned with constraints on the interpretation of pronominal anaphora, in particular Condition B effects. It aims to contribute to a particular approach, initiated by Reinhart (Anaphora and semantic interpretation, 1983) and further developed elsewhere. It proposes a modification of Reinhart’s Interface Rule, and argues that the resulting theory compares favorably with others, while being compatible with independently motivated general hypotheses about the interaction between different interpretive mechanisms
Keywords Anaphora  Pronouns  Condition B  VP ellipsis  Dahl’s puzzle
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DOI 10.1007/s11050-009-9049-3
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