- Paperback: 208 pages
- Publisher: Georgetown University Press (July 1, 1998)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0878406972
- ISBN-13: 978-0878406975
- Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.5 x 8.9 inches
- Shipping Weight: 12.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,856,227 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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About the Author
Roger W. Shuy is Distinguished Research Professor of Linguistics, Georgetown University. One of the foremost scholars in sociolinguistics, he has also pioneered the field of forensic linguistics, the application of linguistics to criminal law. He is the author of numerous books, most recently The Language of Confession, Interrogation and Deception (Sage, 1998) and Language Crimes (Blackwell, 1993). He currently lives in Missoula, Montana.
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