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Meaning and Power in the Language of Law
Language: en
Pages: 345
Authors: Janny H. C. Leung
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-18 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A new perspective on how far law's power derives from socially situated communication rather than from abstract rules.
Meaning and Power in the Language of Law
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Janny H. C. Leung
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-17 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Legal practitioners, linguists, anthropologists, philosophers and others have all explored fundamental challenges presented by language in formulating, interpre
Shallow Equality and Symbolic Jurisprudence in Multilingual Legal Orders
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Janny H.C. Leung
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-28 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

What challenges face jurisdictions that attempt to conduct law in two or more languages? How does choosing a legal language affect the way in which justice is d
Chinese Language in Law
Language: en
Pages: 215
Authors: Deborah Cao
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-01 - Publisher: Lexington Books

The book explores some of the intricacies, dilemmas, and idiosyncrasies of the Chinese language used in the legal context, analyzing linguistic matters in both
Law in the Liberal Arts
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Austin Sarat
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-06 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

Should law be left to the lawyers? Is legal education properly understood as technical education? Law in the Liberal Arts answers "no" and suggests that our soc
Teaching What We Do
Language: en
Pages: 266
Authors: Richard Todd
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992-12-07 - Publisher: Univ of Massachusetts Press

What goes on in a college classroom? For all that has been written in recent years about higher education very little attention has been paid to the heart of th
Language and the Law
Language: en
Pages: 441
Authors: Monwabisi K. Ralarala
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-06-14 - Publisher: African Sun Media

Language and the Law: Global Perspectives in Forensic Linguistics from Africa and beyond is the third volume in a series of books designed to contribute and res
Images in Law
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: William Pencak
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-13 - Publisher: Routledge

What does 'the law' look like? While numerous attempts have been made to examine law and legal action in terms of its language, little has yet been written that
Multilingual Law
Language: en
Pages: 293
Authors: Colin D Robertson
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-17 - Publisher: Routledge

This book introduces and explores the concept of multilingual law. Providing an overview as to what is 'multilingual law', the study establishes a new discourse
Law's Hermeneutics
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Simone Glanert
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-17 - Publisher: Routledge

Bringing together leading academics hailing from different cultural and scholarly horizons, this book revisits legal hermeneutics by making particular reference