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Book: Conflicts in Interpretation

Chapter: Patterns of negation in natural language

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.21791


The study of the expression and interpretation of negation carried out in this chapter shows that a universal set of violable constraints, combined with the possibility of a
language specific ranking provides new insights into semantic variation.

Chapter Contributors

  • Petra Hendriks ( - book-auth-440) 'University of Groningen'
  • Helen de Hoop ( - de Hoop2057782305)
  • Irene Kramer ( - Kramer575308365)
  • Henriette de Swart ( - de Swart787520889)
  • Joost Zwarts ( - zwarts) 'Utrecht University'