On Conditionals Again

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| Aristotle University, Thessaloniki
| Gerhard-Mercator University, Duisburg
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ISBN 9789027236470 (Eur) | EUR 130.00
ISBN 9781556195983 (USA) | USD 195.00
 
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The volume brings together a selection of papers from a symposium on Conditionality held in the University of Duisburg on 25-26 March 1994.
Ten years after the Stanford symposium, the Proceedings of which were edited by Traugott et al. (1986), the area of conditionality is revisited in a synthesis of issues and aspects with insights drawn from the wider framework of general processes of conceptualisation. One major question is therefore what conceptual categories fall under conditionality or how far the notion of conditionality can be extended.
The volume represents the up-to-date research on most aspects of conditionality some of which include the relationship between conditionality, hypotheticality and counterfactuality, polarity, historical perspectives, concessives, the acquisition of conditionals.
[Current Issues in Linguistic Theory, 143]  1997.  viii, 418 pp.
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“[...] a comprehensive survey of current research in the field of conditionality.”
“[...] a success at taking stock and a promising beginning in sorting out the conceptual categories. It is a book that any serious student of the topic will want to have.”
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