Coverart for item
The Resource Modality and Theory of Mind Elements across Languages

Modality and Theory of Mind Elements across Languages

Label
Modality and Theory of Mind Elements across Languages
Title
Modality and Theory of Mind Elements across Languages
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Modality is the way a speaker modifies her declaratives and other speech acts to optimally assess the common ground of knowledge and belief of the addressee with the aim to optimally achieve understanding and an assessment of relevant information exchange. The contributions in this collection provide insight into modal techniques used in various languages from different areas of the world
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abraham, Werner
Dewey number
  • 415.6
  • 415/.6
Index
index present
LC call number
P299.M6 M6375 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Leiss, Elisabeth
Series statement
Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs TiLSM
Series volume
v. 243
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Modality (Linguistics)
  • Cognitive grammar
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Language and languages
  • Typology (Linguistics)
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Cognitive grammar
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Language and languages
  • Modality (Linguistics)
  • Typology (Linguistics)
  • Modalität
  • Theory of mind
Label
Modality and Theory of Mind Elements across Languages
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface; Contributors; Introduction: Theory of mind elements across languages; Part I. The foundation: speaker and hearer deixis, shifter, and double displacement; Epistemicity, evidentiality, and Theory of Mind (ToM); Illocutive force is speaker and information source concern. What type of syntax does the representation of speaker deixis require? Templates vs. derivational structure?; Exploring the Theory of Mind interface; The distribution of knowledge in (un)acceptable questions; Traces of Bühler's semiotic legacy in modern linguistics
  • Part II. Instances of deixis and origo in sundry languagesModal particles, speaker-hearer links, and illocutionary force; Discourse particles at the semantics-pragmatics interface; Modality in the Romance languages: Modal verbs and modal particles; The epistemological treatment of information and the interpersonal distribution of belief in language: German modal particles and the typological challenge; On mood, evidentiality, and person effects; Illocutionary force and modal particle in the syntax of Japanese
  • What is it that keeps the rein on quotative modals so tight? A cross-linguistic perspectiveGeneral index
Control code
796384264
Extent
1 online resource (470 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110271072
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)796384264
Label
Modality and Theory of Mind Elements across Languages
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface; Contributors; Introduction: Theory of mind elements across languages; Part I. The foundation: speaker and hearer deixis, shifter, and double displacement; Epistemicity, evidentiality, and Theory of Mind (ToM); Illocutive force is speaker and information source concern. What type of syntax does the representation of speaker deixis require? Templates vs. derivational structure?; Exploring the Theory of Mind interface; The distribution of knowledge in (un)acceptable questions; Traces of Bühler's semiotic legacy in modern linguistics
  • Part II. Instances of deixis and origo in sundry languagesModal particles, speaker-hearer links, and illocutionary force; Discourse particles at the semantics-pragmatics interface; Modality in the Romance languages: Modal verbs and modal particles; The epistemological treatment of information and the interpersonal distribution of belief in language: German modal particles and the typological challenge; On mood, evidentiality, and person effects; Illocutionary force and modal particle in the syntax of Japanese
  • What is it that keeps the rein on quotative modals so tight? A cross-linguistic perspectiveGeneral index
Control code
796384264
Extent
1 online resource (470 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110271072
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)796384264

Library Locations

    • Curtis Laws Wilson LibraryBorrow it
      400 West 14th Street, Rolla, MO, 65409, US
      37.955220 -91.772210
Processing Feedback ...