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Linguists and lawyers

Linguists and lawyers

issues we confront : Arbeiten zu Sprache und Recht : a collection of articles on language and the law

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Published by Attikon Verlag in Tostedt .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Law -- Language.,
  • Legal composition.,
  • Linguistics -- Philosophy.,
  • Sociolinguistics.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesArbeiten zu Sprache und Recht
    StatementJan Engberg, Anna Trosborg (eds.)
    SeriesHAFF -- Bd. 3
    ContributionsEngberg, Jan., Trosborg, Anna, 1937-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK213 .L56 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 196 p.
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17465187M
    ISBN 103927226335

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      The book is intended to be the core text for forensic linguistic courses at undergraduate level, and the key text for postgraduate research students wishing to gain an overall grasp of the subject. The author has based his text on his personal experience as a practising forensic linguist working with lawyers and police in Britain and the United States. Forensic Linguistics contains detailed. about law and language that I consulted was David Mellinkoff’s monumental work, The Language of the Law, published in , nearly two decades before linguists would turn to legal language. 5 Mellinkoff was not a linguist; he was a law professor at the UCLA School of Law, where he taught until his death in In his book he covers the.

    This book is addressed to three audiences: trademark lawyers who may not be familiar with how linguistic analysis can assist them with their cases, linguists who may not be familiar with how to work with trademark lawyers, and social scientists interested in institutional authority, power and control and who have concerns about how the legal. Grimm's law was the first discovery of a systematic sound change, and it led to the creation of historical phonology as a separate discipline of historical linguistics. The correspondence between Latin p and Germanic f was first noted by Friedrich von Schlegel in In , Rasmus Rask extended the correspondences to other Indo-European languages such as Sanskrit and Greek, and to the full range .


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