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Univ.-Prof. Dr. Claus Luttermann


Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät
Auf der Schanz 49 · D-85049 Ingolstadt

«The life of the law has not been
                     logic, but experience.»

                       Oliver Wendell Holmes




New Publication


Here (p. 27 ff.) you can read by Prof. Claus Luttermann about Intercultural Investment and Infrastructure Project Finance from the V. International Forum at the Financial University Moscow; from there and also in this issue (p. 6 ff.) by Prof. Jean Tirole, Nobel Laureate for Economics 2014: Global Challenges, the Economist, and the Common Good.

New publication:

Jan Engberg, Karin Luttermann, Silvia Cacchiani, Chiara Preite (Eds./Hg.)
Popularization and Knowledge Mediation in the Law. Popularisierung und Wissensvermittlung im Recht

This volume widens the scope of Legal Linguistics from the traditional focus on performative texts like statutes to the popularization of legal knowledge for different purposes. The chapters, written in English, German or French, discuss the theoretical basis and methods and investigate popularization efforts by national institutions, law firms and community websites. The objects of study cover a variety of modes and media from different national contexts reaching from print folders over online written texts to YouTube videos and movies.

Jan Engberg is Professor of Knowledge Communication at the University of Aarhus, Denmark.

Karin Luttermann is Professor of German Language and Linguistics at the University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt, Germany.

Silvia Cacchiani is research fellow in English Language and Translation at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy.

Chiara Preite is Associate Professor in French Language and Translation at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy.

New publication @ Springer Verlag

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Recent articles on accounting, financial crisis and economic reforms can be found here.