A Pragmatic Logic for Commands

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The purpose of this essay is to both discuss commands as a species of speech act and to discuss commands within the broader framework of how they are used and reacted to.
[Pragmatics & Beyond, I:3]  1980.  viii, 131 pp.
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Table of Contents
Introduction
1
1. The Pragmatics of Commands
7
1.1 Commands and imperatives
7
1.2 Institutions and speech acts
8
1.3 The institution of commands
9
1.4 The authority (II)
24
1.5 The addressee (II)
28
1.6 The required action or result
29
1.7 The period during which a command is in force
36
2. A Syntax and Semantics for Commands
45
2.1 Goals
45
2.2 Commands
46
2.3 The algebra of commands
55
2.4 Rules of inference
67
2.5 Semantics (I)
72
2.6 Semantics (II)
95
2.7 Semantics (III)
103
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Subjects
BIC Subject: CF – Linguistics
BISAC Subject: LAN009000 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
U.S. Library of Congress Control Number:  81456283