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Workshop: Using Language

DateFriday, 30th November 2012
LocationEnglisches Seminar, Nadelberg 6, R. 113 Basel Switzerland

veranstalter: Herbert H. Clark (Stanford)
ansprechpartner: Sixta Quassdorf
institution: HPSL
language: Englisch
location institution: Basel
date_raw: 9 and 30 November 2012
date_sort: 30.11.2012, 00:00:00
date_parsed: 30.11.2009, 20:12:00



9 November 2012

2:30 pm – 6 pm:  Herb Clark “Grounding and Common Ground”

Suggested Readings for all participants (please register with for access to the literature):

    1. Herb H. Clark 1996. Using Language. Chapter 4, “Common ground”
    2. Herb H. Clark 1996. Using Language. Chapter 8 “Grounding”

Further readings for those who would like have more background


For “Common ground”, the two most basic papers are these:

    Clark & Marshall, 1981, “Definite reference and mutual knowledge.” 
    Clark, 1998, “Communal lexicons”

For “grounding,” here are three more papers with background:
    Clark & Wilkes-Gibbs, 1986, “Referring as a collaborative process”
    Clark & Schaefer, 1989, “Contributing to discourse”
    Clark & Krych, 2004, “Speaking while monitoring addressees for understanding.”



30 November 2012

10:15 -12:15 am  quotations as demonstrations