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Journal Title: International Review of Pragmatics
Volume/Issue:   5/2
Issue Title: Special Issue Dedicated to the Memory of Robert M. Harnish
Date: 2013
Table of Contents: (http://booksandjournals.brillonline.com/content/journals/18773109/5/2)

Special Issue Dedicated to the Memory of Robert M. Harnish
Guest editor: Bruce Fraser

Foreword
Bruce Fraser

Articles
Re-Assessing the Speech Act Schema: Twenty-First Century Reflections
Marina Terkourafi

Mandatory Processing of Implied Content: Lessons from Context Effects on Implicitures
Dusana Dorjee, Merrill F. Garrett & Robert M. Harnish

Context Operationalized
J. Christopher Maloney

English (Zero-)Relatives and the Competence-Performance Distinction
Peter W. Culicover

The Role of Creativity in the Cognitive Turn in Linguistics
István Kenesei

Proximization Theory and Critical Discourse Studies: A Promising Connection?
Piotr Cap

Combinations of Contrastive Discourse Markers in English
Bruce Fraser

Notes on Contributors
Publisher: Brill
Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
Pragmatics
Semantics
Syntax
Cognitive Science
Subject Language(s): English
 
LL Issue: 24.4486