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- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 99.95
Focusing on team translation and the production of multilingual editions, and on the difficulties these techniques created for Renaissance translation theory, this book interrogates textual practices that were widespread in medieval and Renaissance Europe but have been excluded from translation and literary history. Comparing actual translation texts... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2013; US$ 149.00
Professional qualifications in Public Service Interpreting (PSI) only carry a value if they are combined with appropriate education. This paper starts by commenting on shortcomings of the Diploma in Public Service Interpreting, which is the most widespread qualification to access the profession in the United Kingdom. Current training courses mainly... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 39.95
Web localization is a cognitive, textual, communicative and technological process by which interactive web texts are modified to be used by audiences in different sociolinguistic contexts. Translation and Web Localization provides an in-depth and comprehensive overview into this emerging field of study. The book covers the key areas and main... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2013; US$ 120.00
In his 2008 book, Translation and Identity in the Americas , Edwin Gentzler proposed a “fictional turn” to refer to translation in connection with the construction of identity in the Americas, a highly positive view of the role played by this activity since the arrival of the Europeans. This paper proposes a “fictionalizing twist,”... more...
- Anthem Press 2013; US$ 99.00
This book examines in detail traditional status signals in the translation profession. It provides case studies of eight European and non-European countries, identifying a number of policy options and making recommendations on rectifying problem areas. more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2013; US$ 143.00
This paper aims to show the most important tendencies of the first Portuguese version of the famous and wondrous adventures of the baron of Münchhausen. This is an untitled text which was published by José Daniel Rodrigues da Costa in Almocreve de Petas (1797–1800), at that time a well-known and very popular magazine. After concluding... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 43.95
Conference Interpreting: A Student?s Practice Book brings together a comprehensive compilation of tried and tested practical exercises which hone the sub-skills that make up successful conference interpreting Unique in its exclusively practical focus, Conference Interpreting: A Student?s Practice Book, serves as a reference for students and teachers... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 70.95
The Routledge Encyclopedia of Translation Studies has been the standard reference in the field since it first appeared in 1998. The second, extensively revised and extended edition brings this unique resource up to date and offers a thorough, critical and authoritative account of one of the fastest growing disciplines in the humanities. The Encyclopedia... more...
- Insight Publications 2013; US$ 13.99
The Writing Skills section of Insights essential resource the Insight English Handbook is now available as a separate reference, economically priced and in a handy new compact size. Writing Skills presents information in a straightforward and accessible way, supported by clear explanations, practical models and helpful tips and strategies for... more...
- Insight Publications 2013; US$ 13.99
Section 4 of Insights popular essential resource, the Insight English Handbook, is now available a separate reference, economically priced and in handy new compact size. Literary Analysis presents information on a key area of English study in a straightforward and accessible way, supported by clear definitions and explanations, and practical... more...