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    The Oxford Handbook of Modality and Mood.Jan Nuyts & Johan van der Auwera (eds.) - 2016 - Oxford University Press UK.
    This handbook offers an in depth and comprehensive state of the art survey of the linguistic domains of modality and mood. An international team of experts in the field examine the full range of methodological and theoretical approaches to the many facets of the phenomena involved. Following an opening section that provides an introduction and historical background to the topic, the volume is divided into five parts. Parts 1 and 2 present the basic linguistic facts about the systems of modality (...)
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    Modal auxiliaries and tense: the case of Dutch.Pieter Byloo & Jan Nuyts - 2013 - In Kasia M. Jaszczolt & Louis de Saussure (eds.), Time: Language, Cognition & Reality. Oxford University Press. pp. 1--73.
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    Consciousness in language.Jan Nuyts - 1996 - Pragmatics and Cognition 4 (1):153-180.
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    Getting one's words into line: on word order and functional grammar.Jan Nuyts & G. de Schutter (eds.) - 1987 - Providence, RI, USA: Foris Publications.
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    Intentions and the functions of language in communication.Jan Nuyts - 1993 - ProtoSociology 4:15-31.
    This paper is concerned with the question which role intentions play in verbal action. In many (mainly cognitively oriented) branches of linguistic research, as well as in the philosophy of language, it is (often implicity) assumed that speakers' intentions are the most important element for the explanation of linguistic behavior. This position has also been challenged, however, mainly by anthropologically and sociolinguistically oriented scholars. In this paper I will try to adress this issue in the framework of a more general (...)
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    Language is an instrument for thought. Really?Jan Nuyts - 2012 - Pragmatics and Cognition 20 (2):317-333.
    This discussion article addresses the assumption formulated in Dan Everett's new book Language: The Cultural Tool that language is not only an instrument for communication, but also an instrument for thought. It argues that the latter assumption is far from obvious, and that, in any case, one cannot put communication and thought on a par in discussing the functionality of language.
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    Language is an instrument for thought. Really?Jan Nuyts - 2012 - Pragmatics and Cognition 20 (2):317-333.
    This discussion article addresses the assumption formulated in Dan Everett’s new book Language: The Cultural Tool that language is not only an instrument for communication, but also an instrument for thought. It argues that the latter assumption is far from obvious, and that, in any case, one cannot put communication and thought on a par in discussing the functionality of language.
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    On determining the functions of language.Jan Nuyts - 1993 - Semiotica 94 (3-4):201-232.
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