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Scientific Publications

Azuelos-Atias, Sol (co-author: Plato-Shinar Ruth). Simplifying the Interaction between Banks and their Customers: Towards Modernization of the Banking Contract Language. Mishpatim 2021. 51


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. Is the banking contract a legal contract? Hebrew Linguistics. 2021


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. Deciphering irony by means of a semantic-pragmatic tool of interpretation. Hebrew Linguistics 2020. 76 (1-32).


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. Romantic relations between men and women from a legal perspective: Semantic-pragmatic analysis. Studies in Language and Society. 2019. 12(1): 10-25.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. Making legal language clear to legal laypersons. 2018. In: Dennis Kurzon and Barbara Kryk-Kastovsky (eds.) Legal Pragmatics, Pragmatics and Beyond, John Benjamins, 101-116.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol (& Dror, Judith). The modes of action of Jews in the Muslim public sphere in Morocco –   linguistic and pragmatic analysis of legal texts". 2018. Peamim 156: 75-99.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. The use of narrative in the language of criminal law: Linguistic aspects. 2018. Studies in Language and Society 11 (2): 56-73.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. The meaning of what is said “between the lines”: Genesis 4: 7. 2018. Studies in Language and Society, 11(1): 10-21.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. (& Ye, N). On drafting, interpreting, and translating legal texts across languages and cultures. 2017. International Journal of Legal Discourse (IJLD), 2(1): 1-12.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. The use of the Biblical Oath and its development. 2016. International Journal  for the Semiotics of Law 29(3): 685-707.‏


Azuelos-Atias, Sol.  Identifying the meanings hidden in legal texts: The three conditions of relevance theory and their sufficiency. 2016.  Semiotica 209: 99-123.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. Levels of comprehension and ways of representing the subject in spoken Hebrew. 2016. In: Einat Gonen (ed.) Studies in Spoken Language. Teuda 477-501.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. Manipulation by deliberate failure of communication. 2015.  Pragmatics and Society 6(4): 516-502.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. Deciphering lawyer’s language by contextualist analysis. 2014. Bar-Asher, Moshe; Meir, Irit (eds.) Nit'e Ilan : Studies in Hebrew and related fields presented to Ilan Eldar. Jerusalem, Carmel Publishing, pp. 455-470.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. The legal notion of "linguistic possibility": The Israeli case. 2014. International Journal for the Semiotics of Law 28(2): 251-266.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. The purposive method of legal interpretation in practice. 2013. International Journal of Law, Language & Discourse 3(1): 30-54.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. The language of polemic discourse in the judicial drama. 2012. In: Tobi, Yosef and Kurzon, Dennis (eds.) Hikrei Ma‘arav u-Mizrah. Jerusalem, Carmel Publishing, vol. I, 211-233.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. Law, language and discourse. 2012. Studies in Language and Society 5(1-2): 8-26.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. On the incoherence of the legal language to the general public. 2011. International Journal for the Semiotics of Law 24: 41—59.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. Semantically cued unspoken assumptions in the legal text.  2010. Journal of Pragmatics 42: 728–743.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. Means of interpretation for identifying attitude assimilated into the meta-linguistic levels. 2010. In: Ben-Shahar, Rina; Toury, Gideon and Ben-Ari, Nitsa (eds.) Hebrew a Living Language: Studies on Language in Cultural-Social Contexts. Hakibbutz Hameuchad & Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics, Tel-Aviv University, vol. 5, 7-26.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. The rationality of legal argumentation. 2009. Pragmatics & Cognition 17(2): 383-401.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. The functioning of the tense system in the Hebrew legal discourse. 2008. Hebrew Linguistics 61: 7-28.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. The Reasonable Person – is it reasonable? A pragmatic and linguistic study. 2007. Hebrew Linguistics 59: 7-23.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. Legal causality and criminal intent in the legal discourse. 2006. International Journal for the Semiotics of Law 19(2): 183-205.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. ‘The accused’, ‘the victim’: Characters in the legal drama. 2005. Hebrew Linguistics 56: 33-48.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. Discourse markers and characterization of criminality of events. 2002. Haivrit Weahyoteha 2, 3: 89-105.

Entries in encyclopedia


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. Legal Hebrew. 2013. Khan, G. ed. Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics II. Leiden/Boston: Brill: 492-497.


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. Political Discourse. 2013. Khan, G. ed. Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics III. Leiden/Boston: Brill: 172-176.

Edited Special Journal Issues


Azuelos-Atias Sol. "Translation and Interpretation of Legal Texts across Languages and Cultures". 2017. International Journal of Legal Discourse (IJLD), 2(1) (De Gruyter).


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. “Language and Law in Israel”. 2012. Special Issue of Studies in Language and Society 5(1-2).

Book Review


Azuelos-Atias, Sol. The Pragmatic Turn in Law: Inference and Interpretation in Legal Discourse by Janet Giltrow & Dieter Stein (eds.). International Journal of Speech Language and the Law, 2018. Equinox, 25(1), 109-118.‏

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