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By Heikki E.S. Mattila

This ebook examines criminal language as a language for unique reasons, comparing the features and features of criminal language and the terminology of legislation. utilizing examples drawn from significant and lesser criminal languages, it examines the foremost criminal languages themselves, starting with Latin via German, French, Spanish and English. This moment variation has been totally revised, up to date and enlarged. a brand new bankruptcy on felony Spanish takes into consideration the expanding value of the language, and a brand new part explores the use (in criminal circles) of the 2 versions of the Norwegian language. All chapters were completely up to date and contain extra special footnote referencing. The paintings can be a worthy source for college students, researchers, and practitioners within the components of felony heritage and concept, comparative legislation, semiotics, and linguistics. it's going to even be of curiosity to felony translators and terminologists.

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