Publications

Articles

  • Cohen, Arik & Manfred Krifka. 2014. Superlative quantifiers and meta speech acts. Linguistics and Philosophy 37. 41-90.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2014. Vom Können, Mögen, Müssen. Max Joseph, Das Magazin der Bayerischen Staatsoper, Spielzeit 2013-2014 Heft 3. 32-34.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2014. Ja, nein, doch als sententiale Anaphern und deren pragmatische Optimierung. In Machicao y Primer, Antonio; Nolda, Andreas; Sioupi, Athina, Zwischen Kern und Peripherie. Untersuchungen zu Randbereichen in Sprache und Grammatik, 41-68. Berlin: Walter de Gruyter.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2014. Embedding illocutionary acts. In Roeper, Tom; Speas, Margaret, Recursion: Complexitiy in Cognition (Studies in Theoretical Psycholinguistics 43), 125-155. Berlin: Springer.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2014. Einleitung. In Krifka, Manfred et al., Das mehrsprachige Klassenzimmer. Über die Sprachen unserer Schüler, 1-12. Berlin: Springer.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2013. Response particles as propositional anaphors. Proceedings of Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 23. 1-18.
  • Krifka, Manfred & Renate Musan. 2012. Information structure: Overview and linguistic issues. In Manfred Krifka & Renate Musan (eds.), The expression of information structure, 1-44. Berlin: De Gruyter Mouton.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2012. Some remarks on event structure, conceptual spaces and the semantics of verbs. Theoretical Linguistics 38. 223-236.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2012. Definitional generics. In Alda Mari, Claire Beyssade & Fabio Del Prete (eds.), Genericity, 372-389. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Jessen, Anna, Kathrin Pusch & Manfred Krifka. 2012. Diurnal variation of language processing in shift workers. In Katharina Spalek & Juliane Domke (eds.), Sprachliche Variationen, Varietäten und Kontexte. Beiträge zu psycholinguistischen Schnittstellen. Festschrift für Rainer Dietrich, 203-219. Tübingen: Stauffenburg.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2011. Questions. In Klaus von Heusinger, Claudia Maienborn & Paul Portner (eds.), Semantics. An international handbook of natural language meaning. Vol. 2., 1742-1758. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.
  • Cohen, Ariel & Manfred Krifka. 2011. Superlative quantifiers as meta-speech acts. In Barbara Partee, Michael Glanzberg & Jurgis Skilters (eds.), The Baltic Yearbook of Cognition, Logic and Communication, 1-56.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2011. Varieties of semantic evidence. In Claudia Maienborn, Klaus von Heusinger & Paul Portner (eds.), Semantics. An international handbook of natural language meaning, 242-267. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2011. In defense of idealizations. A commentary to Stokhof & van Lambalgen. Theoretical Linguistics 37. 51-62.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2011. Notes on Daakie (Ambrym, Vanuatu): Sounds and modality. In Lauren Eby Clemens, Gregory Scontras, and Maria Polinsky, Proceedings of AFLA 18 (= Austronesian Formal Linguistics Association), 46-65. Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University: Austronesian Formal Linguistics Association, online publication.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2010. A note on the asymmetry in the hedonic implicatures of olfactory and gustatory terms. In Susanne Fuchs, Phil Hoole, Christine Mooshammer & Marzena Zygis (eds.), Between the regular and the particular in speech and language, 235-245. Frankfurt/M.: Peter Lang.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2010. How to interpret "expletive" negation under 'bevor' in German. In Thomas Hanneforth & Gisbert Fanselow (eds.), Language and logos. Studies in theoretical and computational linguistics, 214-236. Berlin: Akademie Verlag.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2010. Before and after without cooercion. Comment on the paper by Cleo Condoravdi. Natural Language and Linguistic Theory 28. 911-929.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2009. Counting configurations. In Arndt Riester & Torgrim Solstad (eds.), Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 13, 309-324. U Stuttgart: SinSpeC.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2009. Case syncretism in German feminines: Typological, functional and structural aspects. In Patrick Steinkrüger & Manfred Krifka (eds.), On inflection, 141-172. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2009. Approximate interpretations of number words: A case for strategic communication. In Erhard Hinrichs & John Nerbonne (eds.), Theory and evidence in semantics, 109-132. Stanford: CSLI Publications.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2009. Implicatures. In Uli Sauerland & Kazuko Yatsushiro (eds.), Semantics and pragmatics: From experiment to theory, 3-15. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2009. Introduction. In Richard P. Meier, Helen Aristar-Dry & Emilie Destruel (eds.), Text, time, and context: Selected papers of Carlota S. Smith, 3-6. Dordrecht: Springer.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2008. Functional similarities between bimanual coordination and topic/comment structure. In Regine Eckardt, Gerhard Jäger & Tonjes Veenstra (eds.), Variation, selection, development: Probing the evolutionary model of language changge, 307-336. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.
  • Grosu, Alexander & Manfred Krifka. 2008. The gifted mathematician that you claim to be Equational intensional 'reconstruction' relatives. Linguistics and Philosophy 30. 445-485.
  • Krifka, Manfred & Sabine Zerbian. 2008. Quantification across Bantu languages. In Lisa Matthewson (ed.), Quantification: A cross-linguistic perspective. North Holland Linguistic Series: Linguistic Variations Volume 64, 383-414. Bingley: Emerald.
  • Féry, Caroline & Manfred Krifka. 2008. Information structure Notional distinctions, ways of expression. In Piet van Sterkenburg (ed.), Unity and diversity of languages, 123-136. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2007. Approximate interpretation of number words: A case for strategic communication. In Gerlof Bouma, Irene Krämer & Joost Zwarts (eds.), Cognitive foundations of interpretation, 111-126. Amsterdam: Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschapen.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2007. Negated antonyms: Creating and filling the gap. In Uli Sauerland & Penka Stateva (eds.), Presupposition and implicature in compositional semantics. Palgrave Studies in Pragmatics, Language and Cognition, 163-177. Houndmills: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2007. Basic notions of information structure. In Caroline Fery & Manfred Krifka (eds.), Interdisciplinary Studies on Information Structure 6, 13-56. Potsdam: Universitätsverlag.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2007. Functional similarities between bimanual coordination and topic/comment structure. In Shin Ishihara, Stefanie Jannedy & Anne Schwarz (eds.), Interdisciplinary Studies on Information Structure (ISIS) 8 (Working Papers of the SFB 632), 61-96. Potsdam: Universitätsverlag.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2006. Association with focus phrases. In Valerie Molnar & Susanne Winkler (eds.), The architecture of focus, 105-136. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2006. A note on the pronoun system and the predicate marker in Tok Pisin. In Patrick Brandt & Eric Fuss (eds.), Form, structure, and grammar: A Festschrift presented to Günther Grewendorf on occasion of his 60th birthday, 79-92. Berlin: Akademie Verlag.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2005. Focus and/or Context: A second look at second occurrence expressions. In Hans Kamp & Barbara Partee (eds.), Context-dependence in the Analysis of Linguistic Meaning, ???. Amsterdam: Elsevier.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2004. Bare NPs: Kind-referring, Indefinites, Both, or Neither?. In Rob Young & Yuping Zhou (eds.), Proceedings of Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 13, ???. Cornell U: CLC Publication.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2004. Semantic and pragmatic conditions for the Dative Alternation. Korean Journal of English Language and Linguistics 4. 1-32.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2004. The semantics of questions and the focusation of answers. In Chungmin Lee, Matthew Gordon & Daniel Büring (eds.), Topic and focus: A cross-linguistic perspective, 139-151. Dordrecht: Kluwer.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2004. Structural features of language and language use. In Rainer Dietrich & Traci Michell Childress (eds.), Group interaction in high risk environments, 141-164. Aldershot: Ashgate Publishing.
  • Krifka, Manfred, Silka Martens & Florian Schwarz. 2004. Linguistics factors. In Rainer Dietrich & Traci Michell Childress (eds.), Group Interaction in High Risk Environments, 75 - 86. Aldershot: Ashgate Publishing.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2003. Quantifiers in Questions. Korean Journal of English Language and Linguistics 3. 499 - 526.
  • Jäger, Gerhard & Manfred Krifka. 2003. Sprachwandel im Simulationsexperiment. Jahrbuch 2003 der Geisteswissenschaftlichen Zentren Berlin. 19-26.
  • Krifka, Manfred, Silka Martens & Florian Schwarz. 2003. Group interaction in the cockpit: some linguistic factors. In Rainer Dietrich (ed.), Linguistische Berichte. Sonderheft 12, Communication in high risk environments, 75-101.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2002. Be brief and vague! And how bidirectional optimality theory allows for Verbosity and Precision. In David Restle & Dietmar Zaefferer (eds.), Sounds and Systems. Studies in Structure and Change: A Festschrift for Theo Vennemann, 439-458. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2001. Non-novel indefinites in adverbial quantification. In Carlota Smith (ed.), Workshop proceedings: Non-narrative Discourse. Texas Linguistics Forum, Dept. of Linguistics, ???. Austin: University of Texas.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2001. Non-novel indefinites in adverbial quantification. In Cleo Condoravdi & Gerard Renardel de Lavalette (eds.), Logical Perspectives on Language and Information, 1 - 40. Stanford: CSLI Publications.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2001. Quantifiying into question acts. Natural Language Semantics 9. 1-40.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2001. For a structured meaning account of questions and answers. In Caroline Fery & Wolfgang Sternefeld (eds.), Audiatur Vox Sapientia: A Festschrift for Arnim von Stechow, 287-319. Berlin: Akademie Verlag.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 2000. Alternatives for Aspectual Particles. Proceedings of the ???th Berkeley Linguistics Society Meeting. ???.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1999. Additive particles under stress. In Devon Strolovitch & Aaron Lawson (eds.), Proceedings of Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 8, 111-128. Cornell U: CLC Publications.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1999. 'Compositionality' and 'Focus'. In Robert A. Wilson, Frank C. Keil & A. Pierce (eds.), MIT Encyclopedia of the Cognitive Sciences, 152-153, 315-317. Cambridge, MA (USA): MIT Press.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1999. At least some determiners aren't determiners. In Ken Turner (ed.), The semantics/pragmatics interface from different points of view, 257-291. Oxford: Elsevier.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1999. For a structured account of questions and answers Proceedings to Workshop on Spoken and Written Text. In Carlota Smith (ed.), Proceedings to Workshop on Spoken and Written Text, ???. Austin: University of Texas.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1999. Quantifying into question acts. In Tanya Matthews & Devon Strolovitch (eds.), Proceedings of Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 9, ???. Cornell U: CLC Publications.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1999. Manner in Dative Alternation. In Sonya Bird, Andrew Carnie, Jason Haugen & Peter Norquest (eds.), Proceedings of WCCFL 18, ???. Somerville, MA (USA): Cascadilla Press.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1998. Scope inversion under the rise-fall pattern in German. Linguistic Inquiry 291. 75-112.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1998. The Origins of Telicity. In Susan Rothstein (ed.), Events and grammar, 197-235. Dordrecht: Kluwer.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1997. A second look at second occurrence expressions. In Hans Kamp & Barbara Partee (eds.), Context-dependence in the Analysis of Linguistic Meaning. Proceedings of the workshops in Prague and Bad Teinach, 253-276. Stuttgart, Institut für maschinelle Sprachverarbeitung: Uni Stuttgart.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1996. Frameworks for the Representation of Focus. In Hrsg???, Proceedings of the Conference on Formal Grammar, ???. Prag: ESSLLI Summer School.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1996. Pragmatic Stengthening in Donkey Sentences and Plural Predications. In Justin Spence (ed.), Proceedings of Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 6, 136-153. Cornell U: CLC Publications.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1996. Parametrized sum individuals for plural reference and partitive quantification. Linguistics and Philosophy 19. 555-598.
  • Krifka, Manfred, Francis J. Pelletier, Gregory N. Carlson, Alice ter Meulen, Gennaro Chierchia & Godehard Link. 1995. Introduction to Genericity. In Gregory N. Carlson & Francis Jeffry Pelletier (eds.), The Generic Book, 1-124. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1995. Focus and the Interpretation of Generic Sentences. In Gregory N. Carlson & Francis Jeffry Pelletier (eds.), The Generic Book, 238-264. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1995. Common Nouns: A Contrastive Analysis of English and Chinese. In Gregory N. Carlson & Francis Jeffry Pelletier (eds.), The Generic Book, 398-411. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1995. Swahili. In Joachim Jacobs, Arnim von Stechow, Wolfgang Sternefeld & Theo Vennemann (eds.), Syntax: An International Handbook of Contemporary Research, 1397 - 1418. Berlin: de Gruyter.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1995. Telicity in Movement. Proceedings of the Fifth Conference on Time, Space and Movement, Toulouse: Université le Mirail.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1995. The Semantics and Pragmatics of Polarity Items. Linguistic Analysis 25. 1-49.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1995. Weak and Strong Intepretation of Donkey Sentences and Predications on Sum Individuals. In Fritz Hamm, Joachim Kolb & Arnim von Stechow (eds.), The Blaubeuren Papers. Proceedings of the Workshop on Recent Developments in the Theory of Natural Language Semantics, October 9-16, 1994, 211-239. Tübingen: U Tübingen, SfS-Report 08-95.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1994. Genericity. In Ronald E. Asher & J.M.Y. Simpson (eds.), The Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics, 1403-1404. Oxford: Pergamon Press.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1994. Mass Expressions. In Ronald E. Asher & J.M.Y. Simpson (eds.), The Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics, 2393-2395. Oxford: Pergamon Press.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1994. Focus and Operator Scope in German. In Peter Bosch & Rob van der Sandt (eds.), Proceedings of the Conference on Focus and Natural Language Processing, Volume 1: Intonation and Syntax, Working Papers of the Institute for Logic and Linguistics, 133-152. Heidelberg: IBM Scientific Centre.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1994. The Semantics and Pragmatics of Weak and Strong Polarity Items in Assertions. In Mandy Harvey & Lynn Santelmann (eds.), Proceedings from Semantics and Linguistic Theory IV, 195-219. Ithaca: Cornell University.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1993. Focus, Presupposition and Dynamic Interpretation: The Case of Focus-Sensitive Particles. In Katalin Bimbó & András Máté (eds.), Proceedings of the Fourth Symposium on Logic and Language, 31-60. Budapest: Aron Publishers.
  • Gerstner-Link, Claudia & Manfred Krifka. 1993. Genericity. In Joachim Jacobs, Arnim von Stechow, Wolfgang Sternefeld & Theo Vennemann (eds.), Syntax: An International Handbook of Contemporary Research, 966-978. Berlin: de Gruyter.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1993. Focus, Presupposition and Dynamic Interpretation: The Case of Focus-Sensitive Particles. Journal of Semantics 10. 269-300.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1992. A Compositional Semantics for Multiple Focus Constructions. In Hrsg???, Proceedings of Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 1. Cornell Working Papers in Linguistics 10, 127-158.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1992. A Framework for Focus-Sensitive Quantification. In Chris Barker & David Dowty (eds.), Proceedings of Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 2. Working Papers in Linguistics 40, 215-236.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1992. Thematic Relations as Links between Nominal Reference and Temporal Constitution. In Ivan Sag & Anna Szabolcsi (eds.), Lexical Matters, 29-53. Chicago: Chicago University Press.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1991. Some Remarks on Polarity Items. In Dietmar Zaefferer (ed.), Semantic Universals and Universal Semantics, 150-189. Berlin: Foris-de Gruyter.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1991. Massennomina. In Arnim von Stechow & Dieter Wunderlich (eds.), Handbook of Semantics, 399-417. Berlin: de Gruyter.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1991. How to get rid of groups, using DRT. Texas Linguistic Forum 32. 71-110.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1991. A compositional semantics for multiple focus constructions. In Joachim Jacobs (Hrsg.), Linguistische Berichte. Sonderheft 4, Informationsstruktur und Grammatik, 17-53.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1991. Definite NPs aren't Quantifiers. Linguistic Inquiry 23. 156-163.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1990. Boolean and Non-Boolean And. In László Kálmán & László Polos (eds.), Papers from the Second Symposium on Logic and Language, 161-188. Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1990. Four Thousand Ships Passed Through The Lock: Object-Induced Measure Functions on Events. Linguistics and Philosophy 13. 487-520.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1990. About 150 short articles on languages and selected topics. In Hadumod Bumann (Hrsg.), Lexikon der Sprachwissenschaft, 2. Auflage, Stuttgart: Kröner.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1989. Nominalreferenz, Zeitkonstitution, Aspekt, Aktionsart: Eine semantische Erklärung ihrer Interaktion. In Werner Abraham & Theo Jansen (eds.), Tempus - Aspekt - Modus: Die lexikalischen und grammatischen Formen in den germanischen Sprachen, ???. Tübingen: Niemeyer.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1989. Nominal Reference, Temporal Constitution and Quantification in Event Semantics. In Renate Bartsch, Johan van Benthem & Peter von Emde Boas (eds.), Semantics and Contextual Expression, 75-115. Dordrecht: Foris Publication.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1989. Polarity Phenomena and Alternative Semantics. In Martin Stokhof & Leen Torenvliet (eds.), Proceedings of the 7th Amsterdam Colloquium, 277-302. Amsterdam: University of Amsterdam.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1989. Four Thousand Ships Passed Through The Lock: Object-Induced Measure Functions on Events. SNS-Bericht 89-46. ???.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1988. The Relational Theory of Genericity. In Manfred Krifka (ed.), Genericity in natural language, ???.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1987. Nominal Reference and Temporal Constitution: Towards a Semantics of Quantity. In Jeroen J. Groenendijk, Martin Stokhof & Frank Veltman (eds.), Proceedings of the 6th Amsterdam Colloquium, Institute of Linguistic, Logic and Information, 153-173. Amsterdam: University of Amsterdam.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1985. Word Order and Word Order Change in Swahili A Categorial Grammatical Study. Kiswhahili. Journal of the Institute of Kiswahili Research (Dar es Salaam) 52. 13-72.
  • Krifka, Manfred. 1985. Von der stilistischen zur grammatischen Ergativität. In Frans Plank (ed.), Relational Typology, 235-242. Berlin: Mouton.

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