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Language, meaning and the law

Author: Christopher Hutton
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2009]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A guide to the fascinating questions raised by the study of language and law.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hutton, Christopher.
Language, meaning and the law.
Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©2009
(OCoLC)679453060
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Hutton
ISBN: 9780748633517 0748633510 9780748633500 0748633502
OCLC Number: 272557926
Description: xii, 244 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Legal theory and language --
System theory, normativity and the "realist dilemma" --
Philosophy, law and language --
Issues in legal interpretation --
Literal meaning, the dictionary and the law --
Representation, reproduction and intention --
Idols of the market --
Key issues: Insider judges and outsider critics. Hard cases and ideal interpreters. The judge as a tennis umpire. The golden mean? Reflexivity and Garfinkel's dystopia of reasons. The single meaning rule and defamation of law --
Conclusion: The semiotics of law, language and money --
Appendices: The Hogsville files. Rules, norms and the everyday. Who owns language? Popular meaning and statutory interpretation. Literal meaning and national security. "No vehicles across state lines" : a famous vehicle case. Grice and perjury.
Responsibility: Christopher Hutton.
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