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    Speech Acts and the Autonomy of Linguistic Pragmatics.Iwona Witczak-Plisiecka - 2009 - Lodz Papers in Pragmatics 5 (1):85-106.
    Speech acts and the autonomy of linguistic pragmatics This paper comments on selected problems of the definition of linguistic pragmatics with a focus on notions associated with speech act theory in the tradition of John Langshaw Austin. In more detail it concentrates on the relevance of the use of the Austinian categorisation into locution, illocution, and perlocution in locating a divide in between pragmatics and semantics, and especially the distinction between the locutionary act and the illocutionary act and its implications (...)
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    A Note on the Linguistic (In)Determinacy in the Legal Context.Iwona Witczak-Plisiecka - 2009 - Lodz Papers in Pragmatics 5 (2):201-226.
    A Note on the Linguistic Determinacy in the Legal Context This paper discusses linguistic vagueness in the context of a semantically restricted domain of legal language. It comments on selected aspects of vagueness found in contemporary English normative legal texts and on terminological problems related to vagueness and indeterminacy both in the legal domain and language in general. The discussion is illustrated with selected corpus examples of vagueness in English legal language and attempts to show problems of the relation between (...)
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  3. Normativity and Variety of Speech Actions.Maciej Witek & Iwona Witczak-Plisiecka (eds.) - 2018 - Brill | Rodopi.
    _Normativity and Variety of Speech Actions_ embraces papers focused on the performative dimension of language. The volume gathers novel papers discussing normativity and various other problems in speech-act theory.
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    The Many Faces of Speech Act Theory — Editorial to Special Issue on Speech Actions.Maciej Witek & Iwona Witczak-Plisiecka - 2009 - Lodz Papers in Pragmatics 5 (1):1-8.
    The many faces of speech act theory — editorial to special issue on speech actions.
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