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Deceptive ambiguity by police and prosecutors, Roger W. Shuy

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Deceptive ambiguity by police and prosecutors
Title
Deceptive ambiguity by police and prosecutors
Statement of responsibility
Roger W. Shuy
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Ambiguity is commonly considered unintentional while deception is considered intentional. Here, Roger W. Shuy describes fifteen criminal cases in which police, prosecutors, and undercover agents used deceptive ambiguity with criminal suspects and defendants, many times giving evidence of being intentionally constructed through the manipulation of the speech events, schemas, agendas, speech acts, strategies, lexicon, and grammar. Although certain types of intentional deceptive ambiguity are central for successful undercover operations, the case examples in this book demonstrate how various type
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DLC
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Oxford Scholarship Online
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Shuy, Roger W
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8073.3
LC item number
.S565 2017 ONLINE
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford Studies In Language And Law
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  • Police questioning
  • Police
  • Communication in law enforcement
  • Communication in law
  • Examination of witnesses
  • Forensic linguistics
  • Ambiguity
  • Discourse analysis
  • Ambiguity
  • Communication in law
  • Communication in law enforcement
  • Discourse analysis
  • Examination of witnesses
  • Forensic linguistics
  • Police
  • Police questioning
Label
Deceptive ambiguity by police and prosecutors, Roger W. Shuy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The
  • Effects, frequency, and power of the government's uses of deceptive ambiguity in criminal investigations
  • Introduction
  • Power, ambiguity, and deception
  • Police interviewers use deceptive ambiguity
  • Prosecutors use deceptive ambiguity
  • Undercover agents use deceptive ambiguity
  • Cooperating witnesses use deceptive ambiguity
  • Complainants use deceptive ambiguity
  • Deceptive ambiguity in the language elements
Control code
988165469
Extent
1 online resource (262 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190669904
Lccn
2017043628
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)988165469
Label
Deceptive ambiguity by police and prosecutors, Roger W. Shuy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The
  • Effects, frequency, and power of the government's uses of deceptive ambiguity in criminal investigations
  • Introduction
  • Power, ambiguity, and deception
  • Police interviewers use deceptive ambiguity
  • Prosecutors use deceptive ambiguity
  • Undercover agents use deceptive ambiguity
  • Cooperating witnesses use deceptive ambiguity
  • Complainants use deceptive ambiguity
  • Deceptive ambiguity in the language elements
Control code
988165469
Extent
1 online resource (262 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190669904
Lccn
2017043628
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)988165469

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