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The Resource Modality, Paul Portner, (electronic resource)

Modality, Paul Portner, (electronic resource)

Label
Modality
Title
Modality
Statement of responsibility
Paul Portner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This comprehensive review and critical synthesis of research on modality focuses on formal theories within linguistics and related aspects of philosophical logic. It will be welcomed by students of linguistics at graduate level and above, as well as by researchers in philosophy, computational science, and related fields. - ;This is a book about semantic theories of modality. Its main goal is to explain and evaluate important contemporary theories within linguistics and to discuss a wide range of linguistic phenomena from the perspective of these theories. The introduction describes the variety
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Portner, Paul
Dewey number
415
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Oxford surveys in semantics and pragmatics
  • Oxford linguistics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Modality (Linguistics)
  • Modality (Logic)
Label
Modality, Paul Portner, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
other
Contents
Contents; List of Figures and Tables; Acknowledgments; General Preface; 1 Introduction; 2 Modal Logic; 3 Major Linguistic Theories of Modality; 4 Sentential Modality; 5 Modality and Other Intensional Categories; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn319940579
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 288 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199292431
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)319940579
Label
Modality, Paul Portner, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
other
Contents
Contents; List of Figures and Tables; Acknowledgments; General Preface; 1 Introduction; 2 Modal Logic; 3 Major Linguistic Theories of Modality; 4 Sentential Modality; 5 Modality and Other Intensional Categories; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn319940579
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 288 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199292431
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)319940579

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