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Cooperative principle
The Cambridge encyclopedia of the language sciences
  • Paisley Nathan LIVINGSTON, Lingnan University, Hong Kong
Document Type
Encyclopedia entry
Publication Date
1-1-2011
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Disciplines
Abstract
Introduced by the British philosopher Herbert Paul Grice (1913-88), the cooperative principle and related maxims are part of his theory of CONVERSATIONAL IMPLICATURE.
Publisher Statement
Copyright © 2011 Cambridge University Press
Additional Information
ISBN of the source publication: 9780521866897
Citation Information
Livingston, P. (2011). Cooperative principle. In P. C. Hogan (Ed.), The Cambridge encyclopedia of the language sciences (pp. 228-228). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.