|Discourse, philosophy: a discourse in the philosophical context is a set of topics that are discussed together with a certain set of used terms at a time by a group of people. New topics can be propagated and further terms developed. The setting up of access rules and discourse rules is the subject of various discourse theories. See also intersubjectivity, rationality, communication, communication theory._____________Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments. |
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|Gärdenfors I 108
Discourse/discourse representation/Kamp/Heim/Gärdenfors: (Kamp, 1981, Heim, 1982): Discourse Representation Theory: Thesis: while a discourse unfolds, its structure emerges. Each new sentence adds something to the representation. This concerns in particular anaphoric pronouns.
Gärdenfors pro Kamp, Gärdenfors pro Heim: Pronomina and index words change constantly during communication. This is overlooked by most other semantic theories._____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution.
The Semantics of Definite and Indefinite Noun Phrases London 1988
Semantics in Generative Grammar Oxford 1997
The Geometry of Meaning Cambridge 2014