Tag: courtroom discourse

1.1 Cheng & Sin

| September 3, 2020

Le Cheng and King Kui Sin. (2011). Courtroom Language and Discourse. International Journal of Law, Language & Discourse 1(1), 5-30. Abstract: In this paper, we conduct a comprehensive survey of previous studies on courtroom discourse. Courtroom language provides a rich source of data for sociology, applied linguistics, sociolinguistics and other related disciplines. The macro studies […]

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2.2 Monsefi

| September 2, 2020

Roya Monsefi. (2012). Language in Criminal Justice: Forensic linguistics in Shipman trial. International Journal of Law, Language & Discourse 2(2), 43-69. Abstract: Inquiry sessions of a court play a vital role in juries’ decisions and consequently fate of the defendant. In the present paper, attorneys’ questioning strategies in 146 examination-in-chief sessions of Dr Shipman’s murder […]

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