The Language of Defamation Cases Roger W. Shuy

ISBN: 9780195391329

Published: January 1st 2010

Hardcover

264 pages


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The Language of Defamation Cases  by  Roger W. Shuy

The Language of Defamation Cases by Roger W. Shuy
January 1st 2010 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, ZIP | 264 pages | ISBN: 9780195391329 | 4.49 Mb

Slander and libel cases are largely about how one party uses language in ways that are claimed to defame one another. Linguistic expertise can be central to the case. In The Language of Defamation Cases, Roger W. Shuy describes eleven representativeMoreSlander and libel cases are largely about how one party uses language in ways that are claimed to defame one another.

Linguistic expertise can be central to the case. In The Language of Defamation Cases, Roger W. Shuy describes eleven representative lawsuits--involving newspapers, television stations, religious leaders, physicians, teachers, entertainers, unions, insurance companies, and manufacturers--for which he served as a consultant.

Shuys linguistic analysis illustrates how grammatical referencing, speech acts, discourse structure, framing, conveyed meaning, intentionality, and malicious language affected the outcome of these cases.The Language of Defamation Cases shows how linguistics can be used to help resolve libel and slander cases. It will appeal to students and scholars of applied linguistics and forensic linguistics.



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