By Stanislaw Go?d?-Roszkowski,Gianluca Pontrandolfo

This quantity offers a accomplished and up to date evaluate of significant advancements within the learn of the way phrasing is utilized in quite a lot of diverse criminal and institutional contexts. This fresh curiosity has been in most cases sparked via the advance of corpus linguistics examine, which has either verified the centrality of phraseological styles in language and supplied researchers with new and robust analytical instruments. notwithstanding, there were really few empirical stories of observe combos within the area of legislation and within the many alternative contexts the place criminal discourse is used. This ebook seeks to handle this hole through proposing a few of the newest advancements within the learn of this linguistic phenomenon from corpus-based and interdisciplinary views. the quantity attracts on present learn in felony phrasing from numerous views: translation, comparative/contrastive reports, terminology, lexicography, discourse analysis and forensic linguistics. It comprises contributions from major specialists within the box, targeting a variety of concerns amply illustrated via in-depth corpus-informed analyses and case experiences. so much contributions to this booklet are multilingual, that includes various criminal platforms and felony languages.


The quantity should be a invaluable source for linguists attracted to phrasing in addition to legal professionals and criminal students, translators, lexicographers, terminologists and scholars who desire to pursue learn within the area.

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