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Kasher, Asa. 1973. Worlds, games and pragmemes: A unified theory of speech acts. In Bogdan, Radu J. and Ilkka Niiniluoto, eds. Logic, language, and probability. Reidel. pp. 201–207.
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An attempt to show that a unified theory of speech acts can be built in terms of formal semantics (in which model theory, the mathematical theory of possible worlds, plays a central role) and formal pragmatics (in which game theory, the mathematical theory of preference and decision, is central).