Language and the law in deaf communities / Ceil Lucas, editor

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Subjects: Deaf--Means of communication
Sign language--Social aspects
Forensic linguistics
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Washington, D.C. : Gallaudet University Press, 2003
Series: Sociolinguistics in deaf communities series v. 9
LC Classification: H, HV
Physical Description: vii, 188 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Editorial Advisory Board
Editor's Introduction
The Language Problems of Minorities in the Legal Setting / Roger W. Shuy 1
Trampling Miranda: Interrogating Deaf Suspects / Rob Hoopes 21
Court Interpreting for Signing Jurors: Just Transmitting or Interpreting? / Susan Mather, Robert Mather 60
When "Equal" Means "Unequal" - And Other Legal Conundrums for the Deaf Community / Sarah S. Geer 82
Misunderstanding, Wrongful Convictions, and Deaf People / George Castelle 168
Contributors 177
Index 179
Additional Authors: Lucas, Ceil
Notes: ISBN: 1563681439
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 53291914
ISBN/ISSN: 1563681439