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Benjamin Spector

Institut Jean Nicod


Pavillon Jardin, 29 rue d'Ulm
75005 Paris

Selected publications
International Journal article  

Buccola, B. & Spector, B. (2016). Modified numerals and maximality. Linguistics and Philosophy, 39(3), 151–199. doi:10.1007/s10988-016-9187-2

International Journal article  

Spector, B. & Sudo, Y. (2017). Presupposed ignorance and exhaustification: how scalar implicatures and presuppositions interact. Linguistics and Philosophy, 40(5), 473–517. doi:10.1007/s10988-017-9208-9

International Journal article  

Spector, B. & Egré, P. (2015). A Uniform Semantics for Embedded Interrogatives: An Answer, Not Necessarily the Answer. Synthese, 192(6), 1729–1784 . doi:10.1007/s11229-015-0722-4

International Journal article  

Spector, B. (2014). Global positive polarity items and obligatory exhaustivity. Semantics and Pragmatics, 7. doi:10.3765/sp.7.11

International Journal article  

Chemla, E. & Spector, B. (2011). Experimental Evidence for Embedded Scalar Implicatures. Journal of Semantics, 28(3), 359-400. doi:10.1093/jos/ffq023

Book chapter  

Chierchia, G., Fox , F. & Spector, B. (2012). Scalar implicature as a grammatical phenomenon. In Maienborn, Claudia and Klaus von Heusinger and Paul Portner (Eds.), Semantics: An International Handbook of Natural Language Meaning (Vol. 3).Walter de Gruyter . doi:10.1515/9783110253382.2297