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ERIC Number: EJ583997
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0267-1905
Language and the Law.
Gibbons, John
Annual Review of Applied Linguistics, v19 p156-73 1999
Discusses the language of law and its general interest to the field of applied linguistics. Specific focus is on legal language, the problems and remedies of legal communication (e.g., language and disadvantage before the law, improving legal communication) the legislation of language (e.g., language rights, language crimes), and forensic linguistics (e.g., admissibility, phonetics, handwriting). (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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