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  • The Changing Scene in World Languagesby Marian B. Labrum

    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...

  • 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...

  • Mystery of the Elephant Godby Satyajit Ray

    Penguin Books Ltd 2003; Not Available

    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...

  • Thinking Arabic Translationby James Dickins; Sándor Hervey; Ian Higgins

    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...

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

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2013; US$ 149.00

    ?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, 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...

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

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 150.00

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

  • Ethics in the Curriculumby Mona Baker; Carol Maier

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

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