List of John Benjamins publications for which Thomas Becker plays a role.
The pragmatics of argumentation: Commitment to implicit premises. Practical Theories and Empirical Practice: A linguistic perspective, Schalley, Andrea C. (ed.), pp. 257–2722012.
Argumentation in everyday life is a matter of pragmatics. A speaker who utters an assertion that is meant to be an argument is not only committed to the truth of the assertion itself and its presuppositions but also to the implicit premises that make the assertion a reasonable argument. For… read more | Article
Review of Pounder (2000): Processes and Paradigms in Word-Formation Morphology. Diachronica 20:1, pp. 211–2182003.