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Inquisitive Semantics$

Ivano Ciardelli, Jeroen Groenendijk, and Floris Roelofsen

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9780198814788

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: December 2018

DOI: 10.1093/oso/9780198814788.001.0001

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Inquisitive Semantics
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Abrusán, Marta157
absolute and relative pseudo-complementation45–52, 55
Aher, Martin140
algebraic operations43–52, 55–6, 61
Aloni, Maria20 n., 73, 90–1, 95 n., 140, 179
Alonso-Ovalle, Luis20 n., 73, 95 n., 122, 131–3
alternative semantics20 n., 73–4, 95 n., 132 n., 163–73, 185, 195
alternatives
in an issue19–20
in a proposition23–4
induced by a sentence61–2
inquisitiveness and23
AnderBois, Scott40, 72, 79, 82, 107
Artemov, Sergei145 n.
background semantics for counterfactuals123–30
Beaver, David4, 6
believe6, 10, 144–8, 157 n., 159–61
Belnap, Nuel137
van Benthem, Johan3 n., 143
Bhat, Darbhe72
Biezma, Maria78
Bledin, Justin40
Blutner, Reinhard98, 109
Boolean
algebra45 n., 47
complement47, 51
join73
Bruce, Kim32, 89
Büring, Daniel4, 168
Cable, Seth72
Carlson, Lauri4
causal structures125–6
causal laws of125
causal variables of125
Champollion, Lucas101 n., 115
Charlow, Simon195
Chemla, Emmanuel161
Clark, Brady4
Chierchia, Gennaro119, 157, 171 n.
complementizers44, 100–3, 139–40, 176
completion markers100–3
conditionalization11, 43, 85
conditionals11–12, 115–42
counterfactual73, 87, 115–42
inquisitive lifting of120–4
truth conditions of115–21
with disjunctive antecedents73, 116, 123, 130–4
connective43, 47–8, 56, 61–3, 78, 86, 95, 133, 169
counterfactual120
implication120 n.
one-place64
context1–2, 4–7, 13–15, 30–40, 89–91, 168 n., 179–80, 185–90
absurd33
extension34–5
indifferent33
informed33–5
initial33
inquisitive33, 37
updating35–6
context change potential39, 179
contextual issue5
contradiction27
systematic157
Cremers, Alexandre161
Cross, Charles163
Dalrymple, Mary9
Dayal, Veneeta163 n.
(p.216) decision set of a proposition53–5
declaratives
and interrogatives2–3, 6–12, 115, 189, 195–6
disjunctive66, 96 n., 170
embedded4, 7
rising98–9, 108–9
Dekker, Paul163 n., 179
disjunction64–8, 72–4, 93–112
and negated conjunction141
conjunction and10–11, 43, 48
Hurford171–2
inquisitive11 n., 66, 171, 178
of questions86 n., 175–9
uniform treatment of95 n.
van Ditmarsch, Hans143, 161
dynamic semantics89 n., 164, 179 n.
Eberle144
Elliott, Patrick D.148 n.
Ellis, Brian131
epistemic logic143
dynamic3 n., 161
inquisitive143, 149–60, 190
epistemic state149–50
equivalence62
factivity condition150
facts126–9
background128–9
Fagin, Ronald143, 145 n.
Farkas, Donka32, 40, 80, 89, 96, 98–9, 109, 177 n., 184 n.
Fine, Kit131–2
von Fintel, Kai130 n.
Frege, Gottlob3
Friedman, Jane148
focus
marking4–6
background distinction5
Fox, Daniel119, 171 n.
Gajewski, Jon157
George, Benjamin161
van Gessel, Thom160
Ginzburg, Jonathan4, 90–1, 163 n., 168
van Gool, Sam80
Görgülü, Emrah98 n., 99
Greenbaum, Sydney98
Grice, H. P.9
Gunlogsen, Christine89, 98
Haida, Andreas72, 176 n.
Halpern, Joseph143, 145 n.
Hamblin, C. L.4 n., 20, 30, 163–8, 173, 179, 185
Hausser, Roland163 n.
Hedberg, Nancy98 n., 99
Heim, Irene39, 89 n., 102 n., 184–90
Heyting algebra45
Hintikka, Jaakko13, 143–5
van der Hoek, Wiebe143, 161
Horn, Laurence98, 109
Hull, R.D.163
Hulstijn, Joris163, 179–80, 195
Hurford, James170–3
Hurford’s constraint170–3
hybrid24, 63–4, 71
Iemhoff, Rosalie39
indifference semantics163–4, 180
information exchange1–3, 6, 13, 143, 161
information state13–16
definition16
enhancement13–17
of an agent6, 143
refinement13, 19
resulting from an assumption129
trivial31–2
information model59, 62 n.
informative content10, 21–6, 52
informative order
on contexts34
on propositions36
informative sentence63–4, 71, 169
InqB61–74
inquisitive content10–12, 20
(p.217) inquisitive epistemic model149–50
inquisitive order
on contexts34
on propositions27
inquisitive sentence63–4, 70–2, 169
inquisitive state
of an agent6, 143, 149–51
inquisitive update rule189
interrogatives3–4, 6–12, 28–30, 66, 106
closed and open104, 110–11
closed107, 109
disjunctive66
embedded7, 10
falling polar98–9, 108–9
open106, 109
polar4
rising polar98–9, 108
wh-101
introspection condition150
van Inwagen, Peter133
Isaacs, James139, 154 n., 180 n.
issue17–20
embodied by a proposition22
formal notion of1–2, 6, 11, 195
over an information state18
raised by a sentence7, 9, 61–2
refinement19
resolved in an information state17, 21–2
settled in an information state17–19, 31–3
trivial18–22
Jackson, Frank131
Jäger, Gerhard163, 179–80, 185
Jayaseelan, Karattuparambil72
join45–9, 72–4, 95
Kadmon, Nirit10
Kamp, Hans39, 89 n.
Kanazawa, Makoto9
Karttunen, Lauri4 n., 78, 95, 112, 137, 145–7, 153–4, 163, 165–8, 173, 179, 185
Katzir, Roni132, 170–1
Kaufmann, Magdalena159
Kaufmann, Stefan125, 159
Kim, Yookyung9
Klinedinst, Nathan148 n.
know4, 6, 77, 143–61, 187–90, 195
Kooi, Barteld143, 161
Kratzer, Angelika20 n., 73, 102 n., 122, 131, 159
Krifka, Manfred3 n., 86 n., 163 n., 176 n.
van Kuppevelt, Jan4
Kuznets, Roman145 n.
Ladusaw, William10
Landman, Fred10
Leech, Geoffrey98
Lewis, David122–3, 131–3
Liptak, Anikó177 n.
lists96–112
body of100–1
complementizer of100, 102
completion marker of100, 102
declarative and interrogative97, 102, 104
items97
mono- and multiple-clausal97
open and closed97, 103–4
rules for translating104
types of97, 103–4
logical space16, 44–5, 60
partition of the70, 173, 193–4
Malamud, Sophia98
Mascarenhas, Salvador31 n., 163–4, 180–3
McKay, Thomas133
meet45–9, 55, 169
Menéndez-Benito, Paula73
Meyer, Marie-Christine132 n., 134, 170
Minică, Stefan3 n.
Moses, Yoram143, 145 n.
Novel, Marc165 n.
Nute, Donald131, 134
(p.218) Olsson, Erik161
Pargetter, Robert131
Partee, Barbara89 n.
partition70, 83
partition semantics163–4, 173–9, 182–3
dynamic179–85
Pearl, Judea125
Peters, Stanley9, 78
polarity items9–10
possible worlds2, 6, 13–17, 35, 38–9, 44–50, 59–60, 126, 143, 193–4
presupposition39, 79, 82, 88, 96, 103 n., 107–8, 136, 145 n.
existential140 n.
factivity187 n.
homogeneity130
principle
ex falso quodlibet17 n.
of compositionally3–4, 118
of strengthening the antecedent131
maximize presuppositions137
simplification of disjunctive antecedents131
projection operators44, 52–6, 63–4, 67, 72, 102, 134, 139, 193
propositions2–3, 12–13, 20–30
contradicting and deciding on53
expressed by a sentence2, 13–15, 20
informative and inquisitive22–3
propositional attitudes1, 6, 11, 143–60
information directed144
issue directed148, 156
Punčochář, Vít39–40
quantification
domain of89–90
existential and universal70
quantifiers43, 47–8, 56, 61–3
existential72–3
generalized177
questions77
alternative78–80, 93–7, 100–3, 107–9, 161
conditional86–7, 116, 137–40
conjoined85–6
declarative98
disjoined86, 175–9
mention-all81–3, 90, 167 n.
mention-some81–3, 86, 147, 153–4, 174–5, 178, 180–2
open disjunctive79–80
polar29, 77–9
polar disjunctive80, 93–5
single match81, 83, 86
wh-29, 80–6, 138, 147 n., 175, 184
questions under discussion4–5, 30, 185
Quirk, Randolph98
Rawlins, Kyle40, 78, 135–6, 139, 154 n., 180 n.
Repp, Sophie176 n.
Roberts, Craige4, 6, 32 n., 168
Rojas-Esponda, Tania6 n.
Romero, Maribel165 n.
van Rooij, Robert90–1, 122, 132, 179
Sag, Ivan163 n.
Sano, Katsuhiko154
Santorio, Paolo125 n.
Schulz, Katrin125 n.
Searle, John3
Selkirk, Elisabeth95 n.
semantic categories64
semantic content8–12, 20, 63, 195
of declarative sentences2
of interrogative sentences2–4, 29
Shan, Chung-chieh165 n.
Shimoyama, Junko20 n., 73
Simons, Mandy4, 6, 20, 73, 95–7 n., 140, 170
simplification of disjunctive antecedents131
Singh, Raj132, 170–1
Slade, Benjamin72
Sosa, Juan98 n., 99
Spector, Benjamin119, 161, 171 n.
Stalnaker, Robin13, 14 n., 122, 131, 145 n.
Stephenson, Tamina98
(p.219) Stokhof, Martin3–4, 8, 30, 39, 84, 89 n., 95, 146–8, 153–4, 163, 168, 178–9
Sudo, Yasutada148 n.
support conditions62, 122 n.
and truth conditions71, 190
for conditionals122
for InqB62–3
Svartvik, Jan98
Szabolcsi, Anna10, 72, 86 n. 175–9
tautology24–7, 63–4
Theiler, Nadine102 n., 157, 161, 165 n., 191 n.
Tichy, Pavel163 n.
Tonhauser, Judith4, 6
Truckenbrodt, Hubert95
truth
and support22, 62–3, 70–1
conditions63, 71, 115
preservation of27
truth-set of a sentence60
Uegaki, Wataru148 n., 161
unconditionals116, 134–7
update rule
Heim’s update rule for statements186
Heim’s update rule for questions186
inquisitive update rule for statements and questions189
update semantics179
Vanderveken, Daniel3
Vardi, Moshe143, 145 n.
Velissaratou, Sophia85, 139
Veltman, Frank39, 179
Westlund, David161
Westera, Matthijs98
Willer, Malte132, 140
Winter, Yoad9
wonder6, 12, 77, 144, 148–9, 155–60
Zaefferer, Dietmar136, 163 n.
Zhang, Linmin115
Zimmerman, Ede96