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1 - Ordinary Language Philosophy and the Birth of Pragmatics

from Part I - Theoretical Foundations

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  10 June 2019

Sandrine Zufferey
Affiliation:
Universität Bern, Switzerland
Jacques Moeschler
Affiliation:
Université de Genève
Anne Reboul
Affiliation:
Institute for Cognitive Sciences-Marc Jeannerod, CNRS UMR 5304
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This chapter introduces the context in which Grice presented his theory of implicatures, with special reference to speech act theory. It goes on to present Grice’s main contribution to pragmatics, detailing his principle of cooperation and presenting an overview of the different types of implicatures that he defined. Finally, the chapter presents a number of criticisms that have been levelled at his theory.

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Implicatures , pp. 3 - 21
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print publication year: 2019

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