A principal goal of this book is to develop and apply the situation semantics framework. Providing a substantial treatment of English incorporating treatments of pronomial anaphora, quantification, donkey anaphora and tense, it focuses on the semantics of pronomial anaphora and quantification.
|Publisher:||Center for the Study of Language and Inf|
|Series:||Center for the Study of Language and Information - Lecture Notes Series , #19|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)|
Table of ContentsAcknowledgements; 1. Introduction; 2. Situation theory, meaning, and semantic interpretation; 3. The semantics of noun phrases; 4. Anaphora and quantification; 5. Role-linking and co-parameterization sharpened; 6. Circumstance; 7. Other accounts of anaphora; Appendix; Bibliography; Index.