24 April 2015

Bibliography for legal translators


Il documento legale anglosassone by S. C. Abate

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is a bilingual book collecting a large number of legal documents and certificates published by Hoepli , Milan and viewable on  Google Book.  You may as well buy it on Amazon.

Here is a brief bibliography for those interested in the legal language


Haih, 2.-F. S. (2006). Le Langage Juridique Et La Quete de Clarte Le Langage Juridique Et La Quete de Clarte. Peter Land Publishing.

A., B. (2001). Legal Writing in Plain English. The University of Chicago.

Abate, S. C. (1998). Il documento legale Anglo-sassone. Milano: Hoepli Editore.

Castle, B. &. (2006). Modern Legal Drafting. 2nd Ed. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Celia C. Elwell, R. B. (1996). Practical legal writing for legal assistants. NY: West Legal Studies.

Collins, P. H. (2004). Dictionary of Law. London: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc. .

Garner, B. (2001). A dictionary of modern legal usage. (2nd ed.). New York: Oxford University Press.

Garner, B. (2001). Legal Writing in Plain English: a Text with Exercises. London: The University of Chicago Press.

Haigh, R. (2004). Legal English. Routledge-Cavendish Publishing Ltd. London.

Maley, Y. (1994). Language and the law. In J. Gibbon (Ed), Language and the law. New York: Longman.

Maneri, R. (2006). Internet nel lavoro editoriale. Milano: Editrice Bibliografica.

Mattila, H. E. (2006). Comparative Legal Linguistics. Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate Publishing Limited.

McKay, H. a. (2005). Legal English. Pearson Education Ltd.

Mellinkoff, D. (1982). Legal Writing: Sense and Non-sense. West.

Mellinkoff, D. (1963). The Language of the Law. Boston: Little, Brown and Co.

Oxford Business English Dictionary for learners of English. (2005 ). Oxford University Press.

Rossini, C. (1998). English as a Legal Language. Brill Publisher.

Sarcevic, S. (2000). New Approach to Legal Translation. Kluwer Law International.

Soanes, S. (2005). Concise Oxford English Dictionary. 11th Ed. Oxford University Press.

Tiersma, P. M. (1999). Legal Language. London: The University of Chicago Press, Ltd.

Wagner, C.-F. (2006). Le Langage Juridique Et La Quete de Clarte Le Langage Juridique Et La Quete de Clarte. Peter Land Publishing.

Wild, S. E. (2006). Webster New World Law Dictionary. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley Publishing. Inc.

Wydick, R. C. (2005). Plain English for Layers. Durham, N.C.: Carolina Academic Press, 5th ed.

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