The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,863,569 members ⚫ 1,270,059 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Translating & Interpreting

Most popular at the top

  • Knowledge and Skills in Translator Behaviorby Wolfram Wilss

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1996; US$ 158.00

    This book represents an approach which is intended to give readers a general insight into what translators really do and to explain the concepts and tools of the trade, bearing in mind that translation cannot be reduced to simple principles that can easily be separated from each other and thus be handled in isolation. On the whole, the book is more... more...

  • Introduction to Healthcare for Interpreters and Translatorsby Ineke H.M. Crezee

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2013; US$ 54.00

    ?Getting information off the internet is like taking a drink from a fire hydrant.? (Mitchell Kapor, n.d.). Medical concepts and terminology can be very confusing for the uninitiated interpreter or translator. This book will allow interpreters and translators to quickly read up on healthcare settings, familiarizing themselves with anatomy, physiology,... more...

  • Translation in Systemsby Theo Hermans

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 43.95

    The notion of systems has helped revolutionize translation studies since the 1970s. As a key part of many descriptive approaches, it has broken with the prescriptive focus on what translation should be, encouraging researchers to ask what translation does in specific cultural settings. From his privileged position as a direct participant in these developments,... more...

  • Science in Translationby Maeve Olohan; Myriam Salama-Carr

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 58.95

    Despite the crucial role played by translation in the history of scientific ideas and the transmission of knowledge, historians of science have seldom been interested in the translation activity which enabled the spread of those ideas and exerted influence on structures and systems of knowledge. Translation scholars, too, have traditionally shown... more...

  • Translation Criticism- Potentials and Limitationsby Katharina Reiss

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 34.95

    Katharina Reiss's now classic contribution to Translation Studies, MŲglichkeiten und Grenzen der ‹bersetzungskritik: Kategorien und Kriteren fŁr eine sachgerechte Beurteilung von ‹bersetzungen, first appeared in 1971. This is the first English translation of this major work, allowing students and practitioners of translation in the English-speaking... 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...

  • Translation and Violent Conflictby Moira Inghilleri; Sue-Ann Harding

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 160.00

    First Published in 2010. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Training for Doctoral Researchby J IAN Mason

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 145.00

    Following the rapid expansion of translation studies as an emergent (inter-)discipline over recent decades, demand for doctoral research opportunities is now growing fast in many countries. At the same time, doctoral training packages of a generic nature have been elaborated and refined at many universities, drawing on long traditions of doctoral... more...

  • Bourdieu and the Sociology of Translation and Interpretingby Moira Inghilleri

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 160.00

    Bourdieu's key concepts of habitus, field and capital have been adopted or adapted to elaborate the social and cultural nature of translation or interpreting activity, to locate this activity within social structures and social institutions, and to analyse the cultural, historical and political specificity of translation and interpreting practices.... more...

  • Framing the Interpreterby Anxo FernŠndez-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...