Legal Discourse across Cultures and Systems, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 9888052500
  • ISBN-13: 9789888052509
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 340 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released November 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Acknowledgements.
Contributors.
Introductory.
1: Concepts, Contexts and Procedures in Arbitration Discourse.
Perspectives and Issues.
2: Mixing Legal Cultures in International Arbitration: The Iran-United States Claims Tribunal.
3: Hybrid Dispute Processing in Japan: Linking Arbitration with Conciliation.
4: Confidentiality in Arbitrations.
5: International Commercial Arbitration in India: A Study of Discursive Practices.
Comparative Analysis and Interpretation.
6: Interpretation across Legal Systems and Cultures: A Critical Perspective.
7: Vagueness and Indeterminacy in Law.
8: Powers of the Court in the Malaysian Arbitration Act.
9: Discourse Systems in English Arbitration Awards.
10: Rhetorical Strategies in Arbitration Law.
11: Cultural Constraints on Arbitration Discourse.
Applications and Implications.
12: Arbitration in Sport.
13: Implications of Legal Globalisation for Brazilian Legal Practice.
14: Translation in International Arbitration.
15: Translating Terminology in Arbitration Discourse.
Author Index.
Subject Index.