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- OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 7.99 US$ 6.87
Translation is everywhere, giving us dubbed films, and access to foreign news and the literature of other cultures. Considering subtitling, interpreting, and adaptations, Matthew Reynolds reveals how translation is changing radically in the new age of electronic media. more...
- Tuttle Publishing 2016; US$ 14.99
Concise and user-friendly, Easy Mandarin Chinese is designed for anyone who wants to learn Mandarin Chinese?whether on their own or with a teacher. This language learning book introduces the learner to all the basics of the Chinese language and teaches practical daily conversations and vocabulary. It enables users to begin communicating effectively... more...
- De Gruyter 2016; US$ 272.13
The 3 rd volume of the series on the 7 th Ecumenical Council of 787, devoted to the issue of the veneration of icons, completes the authoritative series on the ecumenical councils, the Acta conciliorum oecumenicorum . Critically edited for the first time, the texts of the ACO form the basis for theological, historical, and philological... more...
Minimalist Syntax for Quantifier Raising, Topicalization and Focus Movement: A Search and Float Approach for Internal MergeSpringer International Publishing 2016; US$ 94.71
This volume examines how the displacement property of language is characterized in formal terms under the Minimalist Program and to what extent this proposed characterization of it can explain relevant displacement properties. The birth of the Principles and Parameters Approach makes it possible to simplify transformational rules so radically as to... more...
- Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 87.09
This contributed volume discusses in detail the process of construction of a WordNet of 18 Indian languages, called ?Indradhanush? ( rainbow ) in Hindi. It delves into the major challenges involved in developing a WordNet in a multilingual country like India, where the information spread across the languages needs utmost care in processing, synchronization... more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 5.99
Le combat d'un professeur de langues pour instaurer l'étude de l'espagnol en France. Ŕ la lumičre d?une correspondance entretenue de 1911 ŕ 1914 entre Gaston Rimey et Peseux-Richard, l?auteur expose le rôle de ce dernier dans le développement de l?étude des langues hispaniques en France. Simple professeur, regardé avec condescendance par les académiciens... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 48.94
This book offers a new perspective on the role played by colonial descriptions and translation of Caribbean plants in representations of Caribbean culture. Through thorough examination of Caribbean phytonyms in lexicography, colonization, history, songs and translation studies, the authors argue that the Westernisation of vernacular phytonyms, while... more...