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IAFL 2012 - Kuala Lumpur, Malásia 5-7 de julho de 2012

Regional Conference of the International Association of Forensic Linguists 2012



Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 5-7 July 2012



This conference aims to explore and share research developments in the field of forensic linguistics and language and the law by:



- Identifying emerging trends, threats and challenges;

- Discussing issues of language and the law and courtroom practices, and

- Examining the roles of languages and linguistics in forensic studies or contexts.



Theme Areas and Topics:



Language and the Legal Process:



- Language in law

- Specialist lexis

- Judicial matters

- Legislation

- Arbitration

- Disputes

- Proceedings

- Law enforcement

- Legal genres



Language as Evidence:



- Text authenticity

- Authorship attribution

- Forensic phonetics

- Forensic linguistics

- Veracity in language

- Forensic transcription

- Plagiarism



Language, Crime and Law:



- Pragmatics of police interrogations

- Order in the courtroom

- Judges and juries

- Expert witnesses

- Islamic courts

- Court interpreting



Other Related Sub-Themes:



- Applied linguistics in law

- Discourse analysis of legal resources

- Historical developments

- Variations in courts/countries/jurisdictions

- Intercultural matters

- Human rights



The organisers invite papers addressing the conference topics for a 20-minute oral presentation followed by 10 minutes for questions and answers. Please submit a 250-300-word abstract and 60-word biography to the Secretariat on or before January 15, 2012. Please also provide your full name and title, your university or departmental affiliation and the title of your paper. Acceptances will be announced by February 29, 2012.



The conference website is at http://umconference.um.edu.my/IAFL2012. For more information, please contact the Organisers at [email protected]

Data: 29/11/2011
Fonte: http://umconference.um.edu.my/IAFL2012

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