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  • Describing Cognitive Processes in Translationby Maureen Ehrensberger-Dow; Birgitta Englund Dimitrova; Séverine Hubscher-Davidson; Ulf Norberg

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2015; US$ 128.00

    In today’s rapidly developing digital age and increasingly socially-aware society, the notion of media accessibility is evolving in response to shifting audience expectations. Performing arts and media, such as opera, are called upon to include all audiences, and related audiovisual translation methods are progressing in this direction. These... more...

  • Descriptive Translation Studies ? and beyondby Gideon Toury

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1995; US$ 165.00

    A replacement of the author's well-known book on Translation Theory, In Search of a Theory of Translation (1980), this book makes a case for Descriptive Translation Studies as a scholarly activity as well as a branch of the discipline, having immediate consequences for issues of both a theoretical and applied nature. Methodological discussions are... more...

  • Developing Translation Competenceby Christina Schäffner; Beverly Adab

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2000; US$ 158.00

    This volume presents a comprehensive study of what constitutes Translation Competence, from the various sub-competences to the overall skill. Contributors combine experience as translation scholars with their experience as teachers of translation. The volume is organized into three sections: Defining, Building, and Assessing Translation Competence.... more...

  • A Dictionary of Russian Idioms and Colloquialismsby Wasyl Jaszczun; Szymon Krynski

    University of Pittsburgh Press 1969; US$ 24.95

    The dictionary covers phraseological fusions, units, and combinations; single words used figuratively; and colloquialisms. Each idiom or colloquialism, translated into English, is accompanied by a sentence in Russian showing its correct use. more...

  • Essay on the Principles of Translation (3rd rev. ed., 1813)by Alexander Fraser Tytler; Jeffrey F. Huntsman

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1978; US$ 210.00

    This is a reprint of the third edition of Tytler?s Principles of Translation , originally published in 1791, and this edition was published in 1813. The ideas of Tytler can give inspiration to modern TS scholars, particularly his open-mindedness on quality assessment and his ideas on linguistic and cultural aspects in translations, which are illustrated... more...

  • Ethics and the Curriculumby Mona Baker; Carol Maier

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 160.00

    First Published in 2011. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Framing the Interpreterby Anxo Fernández-Ocampo; Michaela Wolf

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Situations of conflict offer special insights into the history of the interpreter figure, and specifically the part played in that history by photographic representations of interpreters. This book analyses photo postcards, snapshots and press photos from several historical periods of conflict, associated with different photographic technologies... more...

  • Gender, Sex and Translationby Jose Santaemilia

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 48.95

    Gendered and sexual identities are unstable constructions which reveal a great deal about the ideologies and power relatinships affecting individuals and societies. The interaction between gender/sex studies and translation studies points to a fascinating arena of discursive conflict in which our intimate desires and identities are established or... more...

  • Healthcare Interpretingby Franz Pöchhacker; Miriam Shlesinger

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2007; US$ 120.00

    This volume ? the first-ever collection of research on healthcare interpreting ? centers on three interrelated themes: cross-cultural communication in healthcare settings, the interactional role of persons serving as interpreters and the discourse patterns of interpreter-mediated interaction. The individual chapters, by seven innovative researchers... more...

  • Husn ka Bazaarby Sonia Faleiro

    Penguin Books Ltd 2012; US$ 15.28

    Sonia Faleiro was a reporter in search of a story when she met Leela; a beautiful and charismatic bar dancer with a story to tell.Leela introduced Sonia to the underworld of Bombay?s dance bars: a world of glamorous women; of fierce love; sex and violence; of customers and gangsters; of police; prostitutes and pimps.When an ambitious politician cashed... more...