This book "fills the unquestionable need for a comprehensive and up-to-date handbook on the fast-developing field of pragmatics" and "includes contributions from many of the principal figures in a wide variety of fields of pragmatic research as well as some up-and-coming pragmatists."
Knowledge and Language - Volume 2: Lexical and Conceptual Structure
This book addresses the nature of the interface between conceptual and linguistic structure. One of the important challenges facing us is to find a substantive theory of the relation between meanings as linguistic entities and real world entities. This book attempts to provide such a theoretical framework.