Inter-University Centre Dubrovnik

An independent international centre for advanced studies

17 | Curriculum, Language and Law

21 Sep 2008 - 22 Sep 2008
Conference directors:
Ludger Kremer, University of Antwerpen, Belgium
Susan Sarčević, University of Rijeka, Croatia
Conference description:
The primary aim of the conference is to provide a forum for discussions of theoretical and applied research in the areas at the interface between language and law. We envisage that the major strands of the conference will include the following topics:
1. Foreign language education for law professionals
2. Legal terminology, translation and interpreting of legal discourse
3. Legal language in different legal cultures / EU legal language
4. Linguistic human rights / Language, gender and the law
5. Intercultural communication in the field of law
6. Legal and linguistic aspects of multilingualism
7. Forensic linguistics