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    Meaning and Grammar: An Introduction to Semantics.Gennaro Chierchia & Sally McConnell-Ginet - 2000 - MIT Press.
    This self-contained introduction to natural language semantics addresses the majortheoretical questions in the field. The authors introduce the systematic study of linguistic meaningthrough a sequence of formal tools and their linguistic applications. Starting with propositionalconnectives and truth conditions, the book moves to quantification and binding, intensionality andtense, and so on. To set their approach in a broader perspective, the authors also explore theinteraction of meaning with context and use (the semantics-pragmatics interface) and address some ofthe foundational questions, especially in connection (...)
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    Pragmatics.Sally McConnell-Ginet - 1986 - Philosophical Review 95 (1):123-127.
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    Language and Other Abstract Objects. [REVIEW]Sally McConnell-Ginet - 1985 - Philosophical Review 94 (4):590.
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    Res Cogitans: An Essay in Rational Psychology.Sally McConnell-Ginet - 1976 - Philosophical Review 85 (2):216.
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    Book Review. Res Cogitans. Zeno Vendler. [REVIEW]Carl Ginet & Sally McConnell-Ginet - 1976 - Philosophical Review 85 (2):216-224.
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    Gender, Sexuality, and Meaning: Linguistic Practice and Politics.Sally McConnell-Ginet - 2010 - Oxford University Press.
    Preface and acknowledgments -- Prelude -- 1. Gender, sexuality, and meaning: An overview -- Part I. Politics and scholarship: 2. Language and gender -- 3. Feminism in linguistics -- 4. Difference and language: A linguist's perspective -- Part II. Social practice, social meanings, and selves: 5. Communities of practice: Where language, gender, and power all live -- 6. Intonation in a man's world -- 7. Constructing meaning, constructing selves: Snapshots of language, gender, and class from Belten High -- Part III. (...)
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    Our Father Tongue: Essays in Linguistic PoliticsLanguage and Woman's Place. [REVIEW]Sally McConnell-Ginet & Robin Lakoff - 1975 - Diacritics 5 (4):44.
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    Truth, Trust, and Trumpery.Sally McConnell-Ginet - 2018 - Southern Journal of Philosophy 56 (S1):33-49.
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  9. Words Matter: Meaning and Power.Sally McConnell-Ginet - 2020 - Cambridge University Press.
    History and current affairs show that words matter - and change - because they are woven into our social and political lives. Words are weapons wielded by the powerful; they are also powerful tools for social resistance and for reimagining and reconfiguring social relations. Illustrated with topical examples, from racial slurs and sexual insults to preferred gender pronouns, from ethnic/racial group labels to presidential tweets, this book examines the social contexts which imbue words with potency. Exploring the role of language (...)
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