Relevance: Communication and Cognition

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Relevance, first published in 1986, was named as one of the most important and influential books of the decade in the Times Higher Educational Supplement. This revised edition includes a new Preface outlining developments in Relevance Theory since 1986, discussing the more serious criticisms of the theory, and envisaging possible revisions or extensions. The book sets out to lay the foundation for a unified theory of cognitive science. The authors argue than human cognition has a goal: we pay attention only to information which seems to us relevant. To communicate is to claim someonea s attention, and hence to imply that the information communicated is relevant. Thus, a single property -- relevance is seen as the key to human communication and cognition. A second important feature of the book is its approach to the study of reasoning. It elucidates the role of background or contextual information in spontaneous inference, and shows that non--demonstrative inference processes can be fruitfully analysed as a form of suitably constrained guesswork. It directly challenges recent claims that human central thought processes are likely to remain a mystery for some time to come. Thirdly, the authors offer new insight into language and literature, radically revising current view on the nature and goals of verbal comprehension, and in particular on metaphor, irony, style, speech acts, presupposition and implicature.

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Descrizione libro John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United Kingdom, 1996. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 2nd Revised edition. 228 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Relevance, first published in 1986, was named as one of the most important and influential books of the decade in the Times Higher Educational Supplement. This revised edition includes a new Preface outlining developments in Relevance Theory since 1986, discussing the more serious criticisms of the theory, and envisaging possible revisions or extensions. The book sets out to lay the foundation for a unified theory of cognitive science. The authors argue than human cognition has a goal: we pay attention only to information which seems to us relevant. To communicate is to claim someonea s attention, and hence to imply that the information communicated is relevant. Thus, a single property -- relevance is seen as the key to human communication and cognition. A second important feature of the book is its approach to the study of reasoning. It elucidates the role of background or contextual information in spontaneous inference, and shows that non--demonstrative inference processes can be fruitfully analysed as a form of suitably constrained guesswork. It directly challenges recent claims that human central thought processes are likely to remain a mystery for some time to come. Thirdly, the authors offer new insight into language and literature, radically revising current view on the nature and goals of verbal comprehension, and in particular on metaphor, irony, style, speech acts, presupposition and implicature. Codice libro della libreria AAH9780631198789

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Descrizione libro John Wiley and Sons Ltd 1995-12-02, Oxford, 1995. paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria 9780631198789

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Descrizione libro John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United Kingdom, 1996. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 2nd Revised edition. 228 x 152 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Relevance, first published in 1986, was named as one of the most important and influential books of the decade in the Times Higher Educational Supplement. This revised edition includes a new Preface outlining developments in Relevance Theory since 1986, discussing the more serious criticisms of the theory, and envisaging possible revisions or extensions. The book sets out to lay the foundation for a unified theory of cognitive science. The authors argue than human cognition has a goal: we pay attention only to information which seems to us relevant. To communicate is to claim someonea s attention, and hence to imply that the information communicated is relevant. Thus, a single property -- relevance is seen as the key to human communication and cognition. A second important feature of the book is its approach to the study of reasoning. It elucidates the role of background or contextual information in spontaneous inference, and shows that non--demonstrative inference processes can be fruitfully analysed as a form of suitably constrained guesswork. It directly challenges recent claims that human central thought processes are likely to remain a mystery for some time to come. Thirdly, the authors offer new insight into language and literature, radically revising current view on the nature and goals of verbal comprehension, and in particular on metaphor, irony, style, speech acts, presupposition and implicature. Codice libro della libreria AAH9780631198789

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Descrizione libro 1995. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 2nd. 153mm x 25mm x 230mm. Paperback. <i>Relevance,</i> first published in 1986, was named as one of the most important and influential books of the decade in the <i>Times Higher Educa.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 338 pages. 0.513. Codice libro della libreria 9780631198789

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Descrizione libro Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Not Signed; Relevance, first published in 1986, was named as one of the most important and influential books of the decade in the Times Higher Educational Supplement. This revised edition includes a new Preface outlining developments in Relevance Theory since 1986, discussing the more serious criticisms of the. book. Codice libro della libreria ria9780631198789_rkm

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Descrizione libro John Wiley and Sons Ltd, 1996. Condizione libro: New. 1996. 2nd Edition. Paperback. Relevance, first published in 1986, was named as one of the most important and influential books of the decade in the Times Higher Educational Supplement. Num Pages: 336 pages, 0. BIC Classification: CF; GTC; JMR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 154 x 19. Weight in Grams: 492. . . . . . . Codice libro della libreria V9780631198789

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