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Published: 12 September 2013

352 Pages | 7 black and white


ISBN: 9780199746835

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Legal-Lay Communication

Textual Travels in the Law

Edited by Chris Heffer, Frances Rock, and John Conley

Oxford Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Responds to a growing interest in the language of legal settings by situating the study of language and law within contemporary theoretical debates in discourse studies, linguistic anthropology, and sociolinguistics
  • Provides an engaging and thought-provoking exploration of the way texts emerging in the legal process 'travel' in various ways to produce new forms and new meanings in new contexts.
  • Written by a group of eminent international scholars

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