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- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1997; US$ 158.00
The 1997 ATA volume brings together articles on translation practice into the 21st century. Contributions deal with the Information Age, multilingualism in Europe, English as a Lingua Franca, Terminology standardization, translating for the media, and new directions in translator training. A comprehensive bibliography of dissertations makes this a... more...
- 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...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2003; US$ 10.18
A child who calls himself Captain Spark. The mysterious Machchli Baba. A stabbing in a dark alley... In Varanasi during the Durga Puja, a valuable statuette of Ganesh is stolen from the famous Ghoshal household. Before he can recover it, Feluda has to face the arch-villain Maganlal Meghraj, solve a murder case, and unmask a fraud sadhu. One of Feluda's... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95
Thinking Arabic Translation is a comprehensive and practical twenty-four-week course in translation method. Clear explanations, discussion, examples and exercises enable students to acquire the skills necessary for tackling a broad range of translation problems. Examples are drawn from a variety of sources, including journalism and politics, legal... more...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 34.95
Katharina Reiss's now classic contribution to Translation Studies, Möglichkeiten und Grenzen der Übersetzungskritik: Kategorien und Kriteren für eine sachgerechte Beurteilung von Übersetzungen, 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...
- Narr Francke Attempto 2012; US$ 73.81
ÜberSetzen ist in einem fundamentalen Sinne hermeneutisch: Jede ÜberSetzung ist das Ergebnis eines jeweils anderen Verstehens und Auslegens des Originals durch den ÜberSetzer. Das vorliegende Buch beschäftigt sich mit dieser Grunderkenntnis der ÜberSetzungspraxis und reflektiert sie auf überSetzungstheoretischer Ebene. So wird anschaulich gezeigt,... more...