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ERIC Number: EJ047426
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1971
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"Actions for Slander"-Defamation in English Law, Language, and History
Jones, W. R.
Quarterly Journal of Speech, 57, 3, 274-83, Oct 71
A survey of the various meanings and interpretations of defamation in medieval and early modern English law-ecclesiastical, royal, Roman, municipal and manorial-which includes many of the defamatory words and phrases. (AF)
Descriptors: Language, Laws
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