The social consequences of language ideologies in courtroom cross-examination

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleThe social consequences of language ideologies in courtroom cross-examination Author(S)Diana Eades (Author)
Abstract  Investigations of inequality within the courtroom have mostly examined ways in which discourse structure and rules of use constrain witnesses. This article goes beyond interactional practices to deal with four central language ideologies, which both facilitate these practices and impact on the interpretation and understanding of what people say in evidence ...Paginationp471-498
SubjectSociologyDescriptorsSociolinguistics
Journal TitleLanguage in Society  
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