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Translating & Interpreting

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  • Scientific and Technical Translation Explainedby Jody Byrne

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 35.95

    From microbiology to nuclear physics and chemistry to software engineering, scientific and technical translation is a complex activity that involves communicating specialized information on a variety of subjects across multiple languages. It requires expert linguistic knowledge and writing skills, combined with the ability to research and understand... more...

  • Dialogue Interpretingby Ian Mason

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 42.95

    Dialogue interpreting includes what is variously referred to in English as Community, Public Service, Liaison, Ad Hoc or Bilateral Interpreting - the defining characteristic being interpreter-mediated communication in spontaneous face-to-face interaction. Included under this heading are all kinds of professional encounters: police, immigration and... more...

  • How to Choose a Translation for All Its Worthby Gordon D. Fee; Mark L. Strauss

    Zondervan 2009; US$ 9.99

    A book on Bible translation from a premier biblical scholar. more...

  • Translation and Cultural Changeby Eva Hung

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2005; US$ 149.00

    History tells us that translation plays a part in the development of all cultures. Historical cases also show us repeatedly that translated works which had real social and cultural impact often bear little resemblance to the idealized concept of a ?good translation?. Since the perception and reception of translated works ? as well as the translation... more...

  • Introduction to Biblical Hermeneuticsby Walter C. Jr. Kaiser; Moisés Silva

    Zondervan 2009; US$ 27.99

    This standard hermeneutics text has been updated and expanded, allowing the authors to fine-tune their discussions on fundamental interpretive topics. Four new chapters have been added that address more recent controversial issues. The coauthors hold different viewpoints on many topics addressed, making for vibrant, thought-provoking dialogue on this... more...

  • Four Views on Moving Beyond the Bible to Theologyby Stanley N. Gundry; Gary T. Meadors

    Zondervan 2009; US$ 15.99

    Four Views on Moving Beyond the Bible to Theology guides students and pastors to consider and evaluate the various ways Christians apply biblical texts to contemporary questions. Four different scholars present their preferred interpretive models in point-counterpoint style, and three additional authors follow with their own perspectives on questions... more...

  • A Guide to Interpreting Scriptureby Michael Kyomya

    Zondervan 2010; US$ 9.99

    Quoting verses without regard to context can have serious consequences. In A Guide to Interpreting Scripture, Dr. Michael Kyomya illustrates what scriptural interpretation is, why it is important, how to do it, and the pitfalls to avoid. Full of ways to enrich your personal study of the Bible, this guide will equip you with the knowledge and instruction... more...

  • Interpreters as Diplomatsby Ruth Roland

    University of Ottawa Press 1999; US$ 14.99

    This book looks at the role played throughout history by translators and interpreters in international relations. It considers how political linguistics function and have functioned throughout history. It fills a gap left by political historians, who seldom ask themselves in what language the political negotiations they describe were conducted. more...

  • In Other Wordsby Mona Baker

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 45.95

    This best-selling textbook is the essential coursebook for any student studying in this field. Assuming no knowledge of foreign languages, In Other Words offers both a practical and theoretical guide to translation studies, and provides an important foundation for training professional translators. The second edition has been fully revised to reflect... more...

  • Jewel That Is Bestby Rabindranath Tagore

    Penguin Books Ltd 2011; US$ 13.58

    When Rabindranath Tagore received the Nobel Prize for Literature in1913, it reinforced the power he had to touch readers across countries and cultures. The Jewel That Is Best comprises three volumes of Tagore?s poetry???Particles? (ika),)Kan ?Jottings? (Lekhan) and ?Sparks? (Sphuli?ga). The poems are quiet, philosophical observations that carry as... more...