A Pragmatic Logic for Commands (Pragmatics & Beyond I:3)

A Pragmatic Logic for Commands (Pragmatics & Beyond I:3)

By: Melvin Joseph Adler (author)Paperback

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The purpose of this essay is to both discuss commands as a species of speech act and to discuss commands within the broader framework of how they are used and reacted to.

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Contents

1. Introduction; 2. 1. The Pragmatics of Commands; 3. 1.1 Commands and imperatives; 4. 1.2 Institutions and speech acts; 5. 1.3 The institution of commands; 6. 1.4 The authority (II); 7. 1.5 The addressee (II); 8. 1.6 The required action or result; 9. 1.7 The period during which a command is in force; 10. 2. A Syntax and Semantics for Commands; 11. 2.1 Goals; 12. 2.2 Commands; 13. 2.3 The algebra of commands; 14. 2.4 Rules of inference; 15. 2.5 Semantics (I); 16. 2.6 Semantics (II); 17. 2.7 Semantics (III)

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/01/1980
  • ISBN13: 9789027225016
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 139
  • ID: 9789027225016
  • weight: 200
  • ISBN10: 902722501X

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