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Name: Katja  Jasinskaja
Institution: Zentrum für Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft
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Homepage: http://www.ims.uni-stuttgart.de/~jasinsk/
State and/or Country: Norway   
Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
General Linguistics
Selected Publications: Jasinskaja (2010). Modelling Discourse Relations by Topics and Implicatures: In: Benz, Kühnlein & Sidner (eds.) Constraints in Discourse 2. John Benjamins.

Jasinskaja (2010). The Global Aboutness Topic in German Narrative. Ms.

Jasinskaja (2010). Corrective Contrast in Russian, in Contrast. In Atle Grønn & Irena Marijanovic (eds.) Oslo Studies in Language.

Jasinskaja & Zeevat (2008). Explaining Additive, Adversative and Contrast Marking in Russian and English. Revue de Sémantique et Pragmatique

Jasinskaja & Zeevat (2009). Explaining Conjunction Systems: Russian, English, German. In Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 13. Stuttgart, Germany.

Jasinskaja & Roßdeutscher (2009). Through Narrative Planning Towards the Preverbal Message: A DRT-based Approach. Ms. University of Stuttgart.

Jasinskaja & Roßdeutscher (2008). Towards Generating Narratives from a Preverbal Message: A DRT-based Approach. In Benz, A., Kühnlein, P. & Stede, M. (eds.) Constraints in Discourse 3. Proceedings of the Workshop (45-52). University of Potsdam, Germany.

Zeevat & Jasinskaja (2007). `And´ as an additive particle. In Aurnague, M., Korta, K. & Larrazabal, J. M. (eds.) Language, Representation and Reasoning. Memorial volume to Isabel Gómez Txurruka (315-340). University of the Basque Country Press

Jasinskaja (2007) Pragmatics and Prosody of Implicit Discourse Relations: The Case of Restatement. PhD Thesis. University of Tübingen.

Jasinskaja, Kölsch, & Mayer (2007). Nuclear Accent Placement and Other Prosodic Parameters as Cues to Pronoun Resolution. In Branco, A. (ed.) Anaphora: Analysis, Algorithms and Applications (1-14). Springer, Berlin/Heidelberg

Jasinskaja (2007) Nominal Restatement. In Puig-Waldmüller, E. (ed.) Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 11 (346-360), Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, 21-23 September 2006.

Jasinskaja (2006) Non-Canonical Applications of Topic Continuity: Restatement and Elaboration. In Sidner, Harpur, Benz, & Kühnlein (Eds.) Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Constraints in Discourse (107-115), Maynooth, Ireland.

Jasinskaja, Kölsch, & Mayer (2005). Global prosodic parameters and anaphora resolution. In Auran et al. (Eds.) Proceedings of the IDP05 International Symposium on Discourse-Prosody Interface. Aix-en-Provence, France.

Jasinskaja (2004) Exhaustification and Semantic Relations in Discourse. In Geurts, & Van der Sandt (Eds.) Proceedings of the Workshop on Implicature and Conversational Meaning (14-19). 16-20 August 2004, Nancy, France.
Reviewer of: English Discourse Markers of Reformulation (LL Issue 19.2863)
Quantity Implicatures (LL Issue 22.3291)

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