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dr. F. (Floris) Roelofsen

Faculty of Science
ILLC

Visiting address
  • Science Park 105
  • Room number:F1.08
Postal address
  • Postbus 94242
    1090 GE Amsterdam
Contact details
  • Publications

    2019

    • Cremers, A., Roelofsen, F., & Uegaki, W. (2019). Distributive ignorance inferences with wonder and believe. Semantics and Pragmatics, 12, [5]. https://doi.org/10.3765/sp.12.5 [details]
    • Dotlačil, J., & Roelofsen, F. (2019). Dynamic inquisitive semantics: anaphora and questions. In M. T. Espinal, E. Castroviejo, M. Leonetti, L. McNally, & C. Real-Puigdollers (Eds.), Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 23 (Vol. 1, pp. 365-382). Barcelona: Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. https://doi.org/10.18148/sub/2019.v23i1.538 [details]
    • Farkas, D. F., & Roelofsen, F. (2019). Polarity particles revisited. Semantics and Pragmatics, 12, [15]. https://doi.org/10.3765/sp.12.15 [details]
    • Roelofsen, F. (2019). Semantic theories of questions. In M. Aronoff (Ed.), Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Linguistics [504] (Oxford Research Encyclopedias). Oxford: Oxford University Press. https://doi.org/10.1093/acrefore/9780199384655.013.504 [details]
    • Roelofsen, F. (2019). Surprise for Lauri Karttunen. In T. Holloway King, & C. Condoravdi (Eds.), Tokens of Meaning: Papers in Honor of Lauri Karttunen Stanford: CSLI Publications.
    • Roelofsen, F. (2019). Two alternatives for disjunction: An inquisitive reconciliation. In M. Zimmermann, K. von Heusinger, & E. Onea (Eds.), Questions in Discourse. - Volume 2: Pragmatics (pp. 251–274). (Current Research in the Semantics/Pragmatics Interface; Vol. 36). Leiden: Brill. https://doi.org/10.1163/9789004378322_009 [details]
    • Roelofsen, F., Herbstritt, M., & Aloni, M. (2019). The *whether puzzle. In K. von Heusinger, M. Zimmermann, & E. Onea (Eds.), Questions in Discourse. - Volume 1: Semantics (pp. 172-197). (Current Research in the Semantics/Pragmatics Interface; Vol. 35). Leiden: Brill. https://doi.org/10.1163/9789004378308_005 [details]
    • Schlöder, J., McHugh, D. M., & Roelofsen, F. (Eds.) (2019). Proceedings of the 22nd Amsterdam Colloquium.
    • Theiler, N., Roelofsen, F., & Aloni, M. (2019). Picky predicates: why believe doesn't like interrogative complements, and other puzzles. Natural Language Semantics, 27(2), 95-134. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11050-019-09152-9 [details]

    2018

    • Aloni, M. (Guest ed.), Berto, F. (Guest ed.), Incurvati, L. (Guest ed.), & Roelofsen, F. (Guest ed.) (2018). Semantics and Philosophy. Topoi, 37(3), 355-433.
    • Aloni, M., Berto, F., Incurvati, L., & Roelofsen, F. (2018). Introduction: Semantics and Philosophy. Topoi, 37(3), 355-356. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11245-017-9505-5 [details]
    • Ciardelli, I., & Roelofsen, F. (2018). An Inquisitive Perspective on Modals and Quantifiers. Annual Review of Linguistics, 4, 129-149. https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev-linguistics-011817-045626 [details]
    • Ciardelli, I., Coppock, E., & Roelofsen, F. (2018). Implicatures of modified numerals: quality or quantity? In R. Truswell, C. Cummins, C. Heycock, B. Rabern, & H. Rohde (Eds.), Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 21: University of Edinburgh : 4-6 September 2016 (Vol. 1, pp. 283-300). semanticsarchive.net. [details]
    • Roelofsen, F., & Uegaki, W. (2018). The distributive ignorance puzzle. In R. Truswell, C. Cummins, C. Heycock, B. Rabern, & H. Rohde (Eds.), Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 21: University of Edinburgh : 4-6 September 2016 (Vol. 2, pp. 999-1016). semanticsarchive.net. [details]
    • Theiler, N., Roelofsen, F., & Aloni, M. (2018). A uniform semantics for declarative and interrogative complements. Journal of Semantics, 35(3), 409-466. https://doi.org/10.1093/jos/ffy003 [details]
    • Uegaki, W., & Roelofsen, F. (2018). Do modals take propositions or sets of propositions? Evidence from Japanese darou. Proceedings from Semantics and Linguistic Theory, 28, 809-829. https://doi.org/10.3765/salt [details]
    • van Gessel, T., Cremers, A., & Roelofsen, F. (2018). Polarity sensitivity of question embedding: experimental evidence. Proceedings from Semantics and Linguistic Theory, 28, 217-232. https://doi.org/10.3765/salt [details]

    2017

    2016

    2015

    2014

    2013

    • Brasoveanu, A., Farkas, D., & Roelofsen, F. (2013). N-words and sentential negation: evidence from polarity particles and VP-ellipsis. Semantics and Pragmatics, 6, [7]. https://doi.org/10.3765/sp.6.7 [details]
    • Ciardelli, I., Groenendijk, J., & Roelofsen, F. (2013). Inquisitive semantics: a new notion of meaning. Language and Linguistics Compass, 7(9), 459-476. https://doi.org/10.1111/lnc3.12037 [details]
    • Ciardelli, I., Groenendijk, J., & Roelofsen, F. (2013). Towards a logic of information exchange: an inquisitive witness semantics. In G. Bezhanishvili, S. Löbner, V. Marra, & F. Richter (Eds.), Logic, Language and Computation: 9th International Tbilisi Symposium on Logic, Language, and Computation, TbiLLC 2011, Kutaisi, Georgia, September 26-30, 2011 : revised selected papers (pp. 51-72). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; Vol. 7758), (FoLLI Publications on Logic, Language and Information). Heidelberg: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-36976-6_6 [details]
    • Pruitt, K., & Roelofsen, F. (2013). The interpretation of prosody in disjunctive questions. Linguistic Inquiry, 44(4), 632-650. https://doi.org/10.1162/ling_a_00141 [details]
    • Roelofsen, F. (2013). Algebraic foundations for the semantic treatment of inquisitive content. Synthese, 190(Supplement 1), 79-102. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11229-013-0282-4 [details]
    • Roelofsen, F., Venhuizen, N., & Sassoon, G. W. (2013). Positive and negative polar questions in discourse. In E. Chemla, V. Homer, & G. Winterstein (Eds.), Sinn und Bedeutung 17: proceedings : ENS Paris - September 8-10 2012 (pp. 455-472). semanticsarchive.net. [details]

    2012

    • Brasoveanu, A., Farkas, D. F., & Roelofsen, F. (2012). Polarity particles and the anatomy of N-words. In A. Aguilar-Guevara, A. Chernilovskaya, & R. Nouwen (Eds.), Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 16 (Vol. 1, pp. 99-112). Cambridge, MA: MITWPL. [details]

    2011

    2010

    • Roelofsen, F. (2010). Condition B effects in two simple steps. Natural Language Semantics, 18(2), 115-140. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11050-009-9049-3 [details]
    • Roelofsen, F., & van Gool, S. (2010). Disjunctive questions, intonation, and highlighting. In M. Aloni, H. Bastiaanse, T. de Jager, & K. Schulz (Eds.), Logic, Language and Meaning: 17th Amsterdam Colloquium, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, December 16-18, 2009 : revised selected papers (pp. 384-394). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; Vol. 6042), (Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence), (FoLLI Publications on Logic, Language and Information). Berlin: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-14287-1_39 [details]

    2009

    • Ciardelli, I. A., & Roelofsen, F. (2009). Generalized inquisitive logic: Completeness via intuitionistic Kripke models. In Proceedings of the 12th Conference on Theoretical Aspects of Rationality and Knowledge: California, July 06-08, 2009 (pp. 71-80). New York: ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/1562814.1562827 [details]
    • Ciardelli, I. A., Cornelisse, I., Groenendijk, J., & Roelofsen, F. (2009). Computing compliance. In X. He, J. Horty, & E. Pacuit (Eds.), Logic, Rationality, and Interaction: second international workshop, LORI 2009, Chongqing, China, October 8-11, 2009 : proceedings (pp. 55-65). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; Vol. 5834), (Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence), (FoLLI Publications on Logic, Language and Information). Berlin: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-04893-7_5 [details]
    • Ciardelli, I. A., Groenendijk, J., & Roelofsen, F. (2009). Attention! 'Might' in inquisitive semantics. Proceedings from Semantics and Linguistic Theory, 19, 91-108. https://doi.org/10.3765/salt.v19i0.2520 [details]
    • Groenendijk, J., & Roelofsen, F. (2009). Inquisitive semantics and pragmatics. In J. M. Larrazabal, & L. Zubeldia (Eds.), Meaning, content and argument: Proceedings of the ILCLI International Workshop on Semantics, Pragmatics and Rhetoric (SPR-09) (pp. 41-72). San Sebastián: Universidad del País Vasco, Servicio Editorial. [details]
    • Roelofsen, F. (2009). Free variable economy. SinSpeC Working Papers of the SFB 732, 05, 415-424. [details]

    2008

    2007

    • Brewka, G., Roelofsen, F., & Serafini, L. (2007). Contextual Default Reasoning. In M. M. Veloso (Ed.), IJCAI 2007, Proceedings of the 20th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (pp. 268-273). Hyderabad, India: IJCAI.
    • Roelofsen, F. (2007). Distributed Knowledge. Journal of Applied Non-Classical Logics, 17(2), 255-273.

    2006

    • Roelofsen, F., & Wang, Y. (2006). Distributed Knowledge via Bisimulation Contraction. In Workshop on Belief Revision and Dynamic Logic

    2005

    • Roelofsen, F., & Serafini, L. (2005). Minimal and Absent Information in Contexts. In International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (pp. 558-563) [details]
    • Roelofsen, F., & Serafini, L. (2005). Minimality and Non-Determinism in Multi-Context Systems. In International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Modeling and Using Context (pp. 424-435) [details]

    2004

    • Roelofsen, F., & Serafini, L. (2004). Complexity of Contextual Reasoning. In National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (pp. 118-123) [details]
    • Roelofsen, F., & Serafini, L. (2004). Many Hands Make Light Work: Localized Satisfiability for Multi-Context Systems. In European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (pp. 58-62) [details]
    • Roelofsen, F., & Serafini, L. (2004). Satisfiability for Propositional Contexts. In Principles of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning (pp. 369-376) [details]

    2017

    • Cremers, A., van Gessel, T., & Roelofsen, F. (2017). Proceedings of the 21st Amsterdam Colloquium. Amsterdam: ILLC. [details]

    2015

    • Brochhagen, T., Roelofsen, F., & Theiler, N. (Eds.) (2015). Proceedings of the Amsterdam Colloquium 2015. Amsterdam: Institute for Logic, Language and Computation, University of Amsterdam. [details]
    • Hamami, Y. (Guest ed.), & Roelofsen, F. (Guest ed.) (2015). Special Section on Logic of Questions. Synthese, 192(6), 1581-1784. [details]

    2013

    • Aloni, M., Franke, M., & Roelofsen, F. (2013). Proceedings of the 19th Amsterdam Colloquium. Amsterdam: ILLC, University of Amsterdam. [details]
    • Franke, M., Aloni, M. D., & Roelofsen, F. (2013). The dynamic, inquisitive, and visionary life of phi, phi?, and might phi: A Festschrift for Jeroen Groenendijk, Martin Stokhof, and Frank Veltman. Amsterdam: ILLC.

    2012

    • Aloni, M., Kimmelman, V., Roelofsen, F., Sassoon, G. W., Schulz, K., & Westera, M. (2012). Logic, language and meaning: 18th Amsterdam Colloquium, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, December 19-21 2011: revised selected papers. (Lecture notes in computer science; Vol. 7218), (FoLLI Publications on Logic, Language and Information). Heidelberg: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-31482-7 [details]

    Award

    • Hengeveld, K. & Roelofsen, F. (2018). MISTI grant.
    • Roelofsen, F. (2015). VIDI.
    • Roelofsen, F. (2015). ERC Starting Grant.
    • Hengeveld, K. & Roelofsen, F. (2015). KNAW Visiting Professor Fellowship for Sabine Iatridou (MIT).
    • Roelofsen, F. & Stokhof, M. J. B. (2014). KNAW Visiting Professor Fellowship for Donka Farkas (UCSC).
    • Roelofsen, F. (2013). VENI.
    • Roelofsen, F. & Stokhof, M. J. B. (2013). KNAW Visiting Professor Fellowship for Anna Szabolcsi (NYU).

    Media appearance

    • Roelofsen, F. (16-07-2015). Ja en nee [Radio] Radio 1. Ja en nee.
    • Roelofsen, F. (13-07-2015). Ja of nee, that's the question Kennislink. Ja of nee, that's the question.
    • Roelofsen, F. (23-06-2015). Ja en nee [Radio] BNR News Radio. Ja en nee.

    Journal editor

    • Roelofsen, F. (editor) (2018-2021). Journal of Semantics (Journal).
    • Roelofsen, F. (editor) & Hamami, Y. (editor) (2013). Synthese (Journal).

    2019

    • Theiler, N. (2019). Taking a unified perspective: Resolutions and highlighting in the semantics of attitudes and particles. Amsterdam: Institute for Logic, Language and Computation. [details]

    2017

    • Westera, M. (2017). Exhaustivity and intonation: a unified theory. [details]

    2016

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