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Speaking of Crime: The Language of Criminal Justice

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Why do so many people voluntarily consent to searches by have the police search their person or vehicle when they know that they are carrying contraband or evidence of illegal activity? Does everyone understand the Miranda warning? How well can people recognize a voice on tape? Can linguistic experts identify who wrote an anonymous threatening letter?

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Paperback, 264 pages
Published February 1st 2005 by University Of Chicago Press
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