9781498503952 hardcover ; alkaline paper 1498503950 hardcover ; alkaline paper 9781498503969 1498503969
"'Chinese Language in Law: Code Red' explores some of the intricacies, dilemmas, and idiosyncrasies of the Chinese language used in the legal context, analyzing linguistic matters in both monolingual Chinese context and cross-linguistically when Chinese and English are compared. It investigates the linguistic and cultural landscape through an examination of a number of keywords and linguistic usage associated with Chinese law."--Back cover.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Linguistic dimensions in Chinese law : problems and perspectives Keywords of law Doing justice linguistically Yuan : injustice as a keyword Linguistic and cultural meanings of "rights" in Chinese Legal speech acts and Chinese legislative performatives Is the Chinese legal language more ambiguous and vague.
KNQ92 .C359 2018
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Online version: Cao, Deborah, 1962- Chinese language in law. Lanham : Lexington Books,