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LING3360 Reading List

Experimental Pragmatics, 2017/18, Semester 2
Dr Catherine Davies
c.n.davies@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Preliminary Reading

Chapters 1 to 6 of Genetti, C. (2014) How languages work : an introduction to language and linguistics (Cambridge University Press) are a good starting point.

Burton-Roberts, N. (2007) (ed.) Pragmatics . Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan.

Griffiths, P. (2006) An introduction to English semantics and pragmatics. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. Chapters 1, 5, 8.

Noveck, I. A. & Sperber, D. (2004) Experimental pragmatics . Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan.

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General Reading List

Specific texts will be recommended week by week.

Allott, N. (2010) Key terms in pragmatics . London : Continuum

Burton-Roberts, N. (2007) (ed.) Pragmatics . Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan.

Clark, B. (2013) Relevance theory , Cambridge: C.U.P.

Cowie, A. P. (2009) Semantics . Oxford : Oxford University Press.

Cruse, D. A. (2004) Meaning in language : an introduction to semantics and pragmatics (2nd ed). Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press.

Cummings, L. (2005) Pragmatics : a multidisciplinary perspective . Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press.

Cummings, L. (2010) (ed.) The pragmatics encyclopedia London : Routledge

Geurts, B. (2010) Quantity implicatures , Cambridge: C.U.P.

Green, G. M. (1996) Pragmatics and natural language understanding (2nd ed.) Erlbaum

Grice, H. P. (1975). Logic and conversation. In P. Cole and J. Morgan (eds), Syntax and semantics, 3: Speech Acts (41-58). New York: Academic Press. Reprinted in Grice, H.P. (1989). Studies in the way of words . Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 22–40.

Griffiths, P. (2006) An introduction to English semantics and pragmatics Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press.

Grundy, P. (2000) Doing Pragmatics (2nd ed.) London : Arnold.

Hurford, J. R. & Heasley, B. (1983) Semantics : a coursebook Cambridge : Cambridge University Press.

Kearns, K. (2000) Semantics . Basingstoke : Palgrave.

Levinson, S. (1983) Pragmatics Cambridge: CUP.

Matthews, D. (Ed.),  Pragmatic Development in First Language Acquisition . Amsterdam : John Benjamins (forthcoming).

Meibauer, J. & Steinbach, M. (2011) (eds.) Experimental pragmatics/semantics . Amsterdam : John Benjamins.

Mey, J. L. (2001) Pragmatics : An introduction (2nd ed.) Malden, MA: Blackwell

Murphy, M. L. & Koskela, A. (2010) Key terms in semantics . London : Continuum.

Nemeth, E. & Bibok, K. (Eds.) (2010) The role of data at the semantics-pragmatics interface . De Gruyter – Mouton.

Riemer, N. (2010) Introducing semantics . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press.

Saeed, J. I. (2003) Semantics (2nd ed). Malden, MA : Blackwell

Sauerland, U. & Yatsushiro, K. (2009) Semantics and pragmatics : from experiment to theory . Palgrave Macmillan

Sperber, D. & Wilson, D. (1986/1995) Relevance: Communication and cognition Oxford: Blackwell.

Thomas, J. (1995) Meaning in Interaction : An introduction to pragmatics. London: Longman.

Tomasello, M. (2010) Origins of human communication . London: MIT Press.

Ward, G. and Horn, L. (2006) Handbook of Pragmatics. Oxford: Blackwell.

Thomas, J. (1995) Meaning in interaction : an introduction to pragmatics London : Longman.

Yule, G. (1996) Pragmatics . Oxford : Oxford University Press.

This list was last updated on 17/01/2017