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Garfinkel, Andrew. 1977. Truths, half-truths and deception in advertising. Papers in Linguistics 10 (1-2) : 135–149.
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G. shows that truth is a pragmatic question. He explores the assumptions adhering to the context of commercial advertising and how these assumptions determine the nature of truth and deception in that particular field.