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  • Literary Translation in Modern Iranby Esmaeil Haddadian-Moghaddam

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 143.00

    Literary Translation in Modern Iran: A sociological study is the first comprehensive study of literary translation in modern Iran, covering the period from the late 19th century up to the present day. By drawing on Pierre Bourdieu's sociology of culture, this work investigates the people behind the selection, translation, and production of novels... more...

  • The New Life/La Vita Nuovaby Dante Alighieri; Stanley Appelbaum; Stanley Appelbaum

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 6.99

    An exquisite medley of lyrical verse and poetic prose, La Vita Nuova ( The New Life ) ranks among the supreme revelations in the literature of love. Its allegorical view of the soul's crisis and growth combines a narrative with meditations, dreams, songs, and prayers. In this masterpiece of his youth, Dante assembles a selection of his love poems... more...

  • Introduction to Healthcare for Spanish-speaking Interpreters and Translatorsby Ineke H.M. Crezee; Holly Mikkelson; Laura Monzon-Storey

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2015; US$ 39.00

    This book is based on the very popular international publication (Crezee, 2013) and has been supplemented with Spanish glossaries. Just like the 2013 textbook, this practical resource will allow interpreters and translators to quickly read up on healthcare settings, familiarizing themselves with anatomy, physiology, medical terminology and frequently... 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...

  • Jouer la traductionby Nicole Nolette

    Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 2015; US$ 29.99

    Pleins feux sur le théâtre de l?Acadie, de l?Ontario français et de l?Ouest canadien francophone et sur les ludiques jeux de traduction ? d?inclusion et d?exclusion des spectateurs, selon leur profil linguistique, sur le double terrain des langues et du théâtre. more...

  • 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...

  • Translating Culture Specific References on Televisionby Irene Ranzato

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    Translating Culture Specific References on Television provides a model for investigating the problems posed by culture specific references in translation, drawing on case studies that explore the translational norms of contemporary Italian dubbing practices. This monograph makes a distinctive contribution to the study of audiovisual translation... more...

  • Translating Dissentby Mona Baker

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95

    Discursive and non-discursive interventions in the political arena are heavily mediated by various acts of translation that enable protest movements to connect across the globe. Focusing on the Egyptian experience since 2011, this volume brings together a unique group of activists who are able to reflect on the complexities, challenges and limitations... more...

  • Translation as Communication across Languages and Culturesby Juliane House

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95

    In this interdisciplinary book, Juliane House breaks new ground by situating translation within Applied Linguistics. In thirteen chapters, she examines translation as a means of communication across different languages and cultures, provides a critical overview of different approaches to translation, of the link between culture and translation,... more...

  • Translation after Wittgensteinby Philip Wilson

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 140.00

    In this eminently readable study, Philip Wilson explores the later writings of Ludwig Wittgenstein and shows how a reading of this philosophy can enable the translation theorist and the practising translator to reflect upon and improve the phenomenon of translation. Wittgenstein, whilst a key figure in twentieth-century philosophy, remains peripheral... more...