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Published: 25 October 2016

272 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198783923

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Discourse Contextualism

A Framework for Contextualist Semantics and Pragmatics

Alex Silk

  • First systematic defense of contextualism about a range of expressions which have figured in recent debates
  • Integrates methodologies and insights from philosophy, linguistics, and computer science
  • Examines the relevance of context-sensitive language to various central areas of philosophy and linguistics

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