By Pierre Larrivée, Chungmin Lee

This quantity bargains insights on experimental and empirical examine in theoretical linguistic problems with negation and polarity, focusing on how negation is marked and how detrimental polarity is emphatic and the way it interacts with double negation. Metalinguistic negation and neg-raising also are explored within the volume. Leading experts within the box present novel principles through utilizing various experimental tools in felicity judgments, eye monitoring, self-paced readings, prosody and ERP. specific consciousness is given to broad crosslinguistc information from French, Catalan and Korean in addition to analyses utilizing semantic and pragmatic methods, corpus linguistics, diachronic views and longitudinal acquisitional experiences in addition to signed and gestural negation. every one contribution is positioned on the subject of significant earlier reports, thereby providing readers insights at the present cutting-edge in learn on negation and destructive polarity, highlighting how theory and information jointly contributes to the knowledge of cognition and mind.

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