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Plurals and Pronouns

Stephen J Barker

in Renewing Meaning

Published in print April 2004 | ISBN: 9780199263660
Published online August 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780191601354 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0199263663.003.0007
Plurals and Pronouns

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I set out a treatment of plural noun phrases, and a theory of anaphoric and relative pronouns. Anaphoric pronouns are treated perfectly uniformly with no semantic distinction between bound and unbound anaphora.

Keywords: collective predication; distributed predication; plural; pronoun; relative clause; singular

Chapter.  9697 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Philosophy of Language

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