Book Reviews of Reproducing Rape : Domination through Talk in the Courtroom (Chicago Series in Law and Society)

Reproducing Rape : Domination through Talk in the Courtroom (Chicago Series in Law and Society)
Reproducing Rape Domination through Talk in the Courtroom - Chicago Series in Law and Society
Author: Gregory M. Matoesian
ISBN-13: 9780226510804
ISBN-10: 0226510808
Publication Date: 6/1/1993
Pages: 264
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Publisher: University Of Chicago Press
Book Type: Paperback
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Excellent book for those interested in the intersection of law and social science, particularly linguistic theory. The author uses transcripts from real rape trials to analyze how rape victims' experiences become transformed by "legal talk" into something other than rape by defense attorneys.