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Books: Forensic Linguistics: Gibbons

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  1. dwill, Forensic Linguistics: Gibbons

Message 1: Forensic Linguistics: Gibbons

Date: Thu, 27 Mar 2003 10:37:40 +0000
From: dwill <>
Subject: Forensic Linguistics: Gibbons

Title: Forensic Linguistics
Subtitle: An Introduction to Language in the Justice System
Publication Year: 2003
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing		 
Book URL:
Author: John Gibbons, Hong Kong Baptist University 
Hardback: ISBN: 0631212469, Pages: 336, Price: $64.95
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Paperback: ISBN: 0631212477, Pages: 336, Price: $29.95
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Forensic Linguistics is an introduction to the fascinating interface
between language and the law.

- Provides an integrated and fully theorized understanding of language
and law issues.
- Contains many helpful examples from genuine legal contexts and
- Discusses linguistic sources of disadvantage before the law,
particularly for ethnic minorities, children and abused women.

Lingfield(s): Forensic Linguistics
Written In: English (Language Code: ENG)

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