Wordcrime: Solving Crime Through Forensic Linguistics

Wordcrime: Solving Crime Through Forensic Linguistics

John Olsson


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Instead of being an easy sms message, this article grew to become out to be the most important and chilling facts in convicting the misleading killer of a mom of 2. despatched from her telephone, after her dying, inform story indicators announce themselves to a forensic linguist. hardly ever is a criminal offense dedicated with out there being a few proof within the kind of language.

Wordcrime encompasses a sequence of chapters the place gripping circumstances are defined - regarding homicide, sexual attack, hate mail, suspicious demise, code interpreting, arson or even genocide. Olsson describes the facts he gave in each. In approachable and transparent prose, he information how forensic linguistics is helping the legislation beat the criminals.

This is attention-grabbing studying for a person attracted to real crime, in sleek, state of the art criminology and in addition the place the learn of language meets the law.

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