Patterns of Linguistic Variation in American Legal English: A Corpus-Based Study

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Author: Stanislaw Goźdź-Roszkowski
Publisher: Peter Lang
Genre: Unknown
Pages: 280
Language: english
Year: 2011
ISBN 10: 3631615817
ISBN 13: 9783631615812
Series: Łódź Studies in Language 22
Edition: 1st
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Synopsis

Translators, law students or legal professionals who begin to deal with legal language face a bewildering variety of legal writings. Even though legal language has been examined from a multitude of perspectives, there are virtually no studies explicitly addressing variation...