Language and Power in Court : A Linguistic Analysis of the O.J. Simpson Trial (Hardcover)

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Sociolinguists and lawyers will find insight and relevance in this account of the language of the courtroom, as exemplified in the criminal trial of O.J. Simpson. The trial is examined as the site of linguistic power and persuasion, focusing on the role of language in (re)presenting and (re)constructing the crime. In addition to the trial transcripts, the book draws on Simpson's post-arrest interview, media reports and post-trial interviews with jurors.

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Publisher Palgrave MacMillan
Mfg Part# 9780333969014
SKU 33896014
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0333969014
Release Date 4/10/2007
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Dimensions (in Inches) 8.5H x 5.5L x 1T
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Editors Note Sociolinguists and lawyers will find insight and relevance in this account of the language of the courtroom, as exemplified in the criminal trial of O.J. Simpson. The trial is examined as the site of linguistic power and persuasion, focusing on the role of language in (re)presenting and (re)constructing the crime. In addition to the trial transcripts, the book draws on Simpson's post-arrest interview, media reports and post-trial interviews with jurors.
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Book Format Hardcover
Number of Pages 0256
Publisher Palgrave MacMillan

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