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Kiefer, Ferenc. 1979. What do conversational maxims explain? Linguisticae Investigationes 3 (1) : 57–74.
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K. considers the reformulations of the Gricean maxims as proposed by Kempson (1975: 'Presupposition and the delimitation of semantics') and Gazdar (1977: 'Implicature, presupposition and logical form') in more detail in order to see to what extent these reformulations succeed in giving the maxims 'a greater degree of content'.

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