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1.

The Interpretation-Construction Distinction

Constitutional Commentary, Vol. 27, pp. 95-118, 2010, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 11-95
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
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2.

Polysemy and Conceptual Blending

POLYSEMY: FLEXIBLE PATTERNS OF MEANING IN MIND AND LANGUAGE, Brigitte Nerlich, Vimala Herman, Zazie Todd, & David Clarke, eds., pp. 79-94, Berlin & New York, 2003
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Feb 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Cognitive Science and Case Western Reserve University - Department of Cognitive Science
Downloads 1,424
3.

The Role of Error Analysis in Teaching and Learning of Second and Foreign Language

Education and Linguistics Research, 1(2), 52-62. DOI:10.5296/elr.v1i1.8189
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 14 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Gujrat, Islamic Azad University (IAU) - Tabriz Branch and Majmaah University
Downloads 1,192
4.

Originalism and the Sense-Reference Distinction

St. Louis University Law Journal, Vol. 50, p. 555, 2006
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 12 Sep 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Mississippi - School of Law
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5.

Geography/Internet: Ethereal Alternate Dimensions of Cyberspace or Grounded Augmented Realities?

Graham, M. 2013. Geography/Internet: Ethereal Alternate Dimensions of Cyberspace or Grounded Augmented Realities? The Geographical Journal 179(2) 177-182.
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 26 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 16 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Oxford - Oxford Internet Institute
Downloads 1,166
6.

Fashionable Functions: A Google Ngram View of Trends in Functional Differentiation (1800-2000)

International Journal of Technology and Human Interaction, Vol. 10 No. 2, pp. 34-58, 2014
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
La Rochelle Business School
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7.

An Investigation into the Relationship between Language and Communication

Amity Global Review, February 2011
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 24 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
UBS, Panjab University
Downloads 1,131
8.

Everyone's a Superhero: A Cultural Theory of 'Mary Sue' Fan Fiction as Fair Use

California Law Review, Vol. 95, p. 597, 2007, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 110
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 May 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Davis - School of Law and University of California, Davis - School of Law
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9.

Linguistic States & the Language Policy in India

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Nov 2009
Working Paper Series
National Law School of India University
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10.

Issues and Challenges in Teaching Mother Tongue-Based Multilingual Education in Grades II and III: The Philippine Experience

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 25 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
St. Theresa International College, Northern Iloilo Polytechnic State College and St. Paul University Philippines
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11.

Alien Language: Immigration Metaphors and the Jurisprudence of Otherness

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 79, p. 1545, 2011
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Willamette University - College of Law
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12.

Review of Leonard Talmy, 2000, 'Toward a Cognitive Semantics'

Journal of the Linguistic Society of America, Vol. 78, No. 3, pp. 576-578, 2002
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 29 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Cognitive Science
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13.

Factors Affecting Language Change

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 18 Feb 2015
Working Paper Series
Asia-Pacific International University
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14.

The Fixation Thesis: The Role of Historical Fact in Original Meaning

91 Notre Dame Law Review 1 (2015)
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 04 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
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15.

The Language of Crime

THE LANGUAGE OF CRIME, Peter M. Tiersma, Lawrence M. Solan, eds., The Oxford Handbook of Language and Law, 2012, Brooklyn Law School, Legal Studies Paper No. 263, Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2012-14
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Loyola Marymount University, Loyola Law School (Deceased) and Brooklyn Law School
Downloads 514
16.

Freedom of Communicative Action

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 83, Nos. 1 & 2, pp. 54-135, 1989, Illinois Public Law Research Paper No. 08-06
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 24 May 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
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17.

Cross-Cultural Communication: Perspectives from Translation Studies and Applied Linguistics

Journal of Social Sciences, COES&R-JSS, October 1, 2012
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2013
Accepted Paper Series
UAE University
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19.

What is Terrorism? Assessing Domestic Legal Definitions

UCLA Journal of International Law and Foreign Affairs, Vol. 16, 2011, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2013-16
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 08 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 19 Feb 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law

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20.

Language Discrimination in the European Union

Gazzetta Amministrativa della Repubblica Italiana, Vol 3, pp. 44-59, 2014
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of East London
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21.

Metaphor, Models, and Meaning in Contract Law

116 Penn. St. L. Rev. 987 (2012), Suffolk University Law School Research Paper No. 11-04
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 15 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Suffolk University Law School
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22.

Rights and Rites: Initiation, Language and Performance in Law and Legal Education

Stanford Agora: An Online Journal of Legal Perspectives, Vol. 3, 2002
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2012
Accepted Paper Series
NYU School of Law - Straus Institute for the Advanced Study of Law and Justice
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23.

The Definition of 'Emolument' in English Language and Legal Dictionaries, 1523-1806

Number of pages: 159 Posted: 01 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
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24.

Hart's Anti-Essentialism

A. Dolcetti, L. Duarte d'Almeida & J. Edwards, Reading H.L.A. Hart's 'The Concept of Law,' Hart Publishing, 2013
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 22 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law
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25.

Netiquette, Politeness, Strategy and Wisdom

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 07 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
Universidad de Zaragoza
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26.

Using Theme-Rheme Analysis for Improving Coherence and Cohesion in Target-Texts: A Methodological Approach

Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences 84 (2013) 890-894
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 13 Aug 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Politehnica University of Timisoara, Department of Communication and Foreign Languages and West University of Timisoara - Department of English Language
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27.

The Constitution and the Philosophy of Language: Entailment, Implicature, and Implied Powers

Virginia Law Review, Vol. 101, No. 4, 2015
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 May 2015 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
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28.

Luhmann, Habermas, and the Theory of Communication

Systems Research and Behavioral Science 17(3) (2000) 273-288
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 28 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam School of Communication Research (ASCoR)
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29.

Judge Posner's Simple Law

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 113, P. 777, 2015, U of Penn Law School, Public Law Research Paper No. 14-36
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School
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30.

Speech Act Theory and the Concept of Intention in Literary Criticism

Review of English Studies Canaria, Vol. 24, pp. 89-104, 1992
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 25 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Universidad de Zaragoza
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31.

A ‘History of Discourse’ as a ‘Discourse of History. History, Methods, and Applications of Communication Studies.

Number of pages: 191 Posted: 25 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
Independent
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32.

How Body and Soul Interact with the Spiritual Mind: Multimodal Cognitive Semiotics of Religious Discourse

Conceptual Structure, Discourse and Language, 9th Conference on Conceptual Structure, Discourse, and Language (CSDL9)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
New University of Lisbon - Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities ( FCSH- UNL)
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33.

Republicanism

Oxford Handbook of Political Ideologies, Michael Freeden, ed., Oxford University Press, 2013, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University College London, Political Science
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34.

The Translation Politics of a Political Translation: The Case of Augustus' Res Gestae

COMPLICATING THE HISTORY OF WESTERN TRANSLATION, S. McElduff and E. Sciarrino, eds., St. Jerome's Press, 2011
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Athens, Faculty of Philology, Department of Classics
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35.

While Effusive, 'Conclusory' is Still Quite Elusive: The Story of a Word, Iqbal, and a Perplexing Lexical Inquiry of Supreme Importance

University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Vol. 73, No. 2, 2011 (2013)
Number of pages: 125 Posted: 04 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Chapman University, The Dale E. Fowler School of Law

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36.

On Marmor's Philosophy of Law

Law and Philosophy, Vol. 31, No. 3, 2012
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
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37.

Speech Acts, Literary Tradition, and Intertextual Pragmatics

THE INTERTEXTUAL DIMENSION OF DISCOURSE: PRAGMALINGUISTIC-COGNITIVE-HERMENEUTIC APPROACHES, Ed. Beatriz Penas, ed., Zaragoza: Servicio de Publicaciones de la Universidad de Zaragoza, pp. 29-50, 1996
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Universidad de Zaragoza
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38.

Language, Truth and Law

Current Legal Issues, Michael Freeman and Fiona Smith (eds), Vol. 15, 2012
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 28 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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39.

The Whole Truth and Nothing but the Truth

Midwest Studies in Philosophy, Forthcoming, University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-27
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Miami - School of Law
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40.

Artificial Meaning

Washington Law Review, Vol. 89, No. 69, 2014
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center
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41.

Paramilitary Language in the Colombian Armed Conflict (Lenguaje Paramilitar en el Conflicto Armado Colombiano) (Spanish)

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 May 2010 Last Revised: 19 May 2010
Working Paper Series
Universidad Externado de Colombia - Facultad de Finanzas, Gobierno y Relaciones Internacionales
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42.

The Names of the Leviathan

CIPE, Facultad de Finanzas, Gobierno y Relaciones Internacionales, 2009
Number of pages: 264 Posted: 07 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Universidad Externado de Colombia - Facultad de Finanzas, Gobierno y Relaciones Internacionales
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43.

Three Kinds of Intention in Lawmaking

Law and Philosophy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 31 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 07 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Warsaw University - Faculty of Law and Public Administration

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44.

Halal Literacy: A Concept Exploration and Measurement Validation

ASEAN Marketing Journal, 2(1), 1-12. ISSN 2085-5044
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Indonesia (UI) - Department of Management
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45.

The Financial Crisis of 2008-09: Capitalism Didn't Fail, But the Metaphors Got a 'C'

Minnesota Law Review, Forthcoming, Suffolk University Law School Research Paper No. 10-47
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 31 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Suffolk University Law School
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The Growth of Meaning and the Limits of Formalism: In Science, in Law

Analisis Filosofico, Vol. 29, No. 1, May 2009, University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-15
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Jun 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Miami - School of Law
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47.

A Singular Understanding of They

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 28 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Kansas - School of Law
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48.

What's in a Name? A Brief Study of Legal Aptonyms

111 Michigan Law Review First Impressions 55 (2013)
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 09 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Maryland Francis Carey School of Law
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49.

Legal Rights and the Limits of Conceptual Analysis: A Case Study

Virginia Public Law and Legal Theory Research Paper No. 2011-43
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia School of Law

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50.

From Modernity to Postmodernity: A Historical Discourse on Western Civilization

International Journal of Business and Social Science, Vol. 2, No. 11, p. 249, June 2011
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 29 May 2011 Last Revised: 06 Jun 2011
Accepted Paper Series
(UMT) University of Management and Technology (Pakistan), University of Management and Technology and University of Management & Technology (UMT), Lahore, Pakistan
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