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  • Voß? Übersetzungsspracheby Josefine Kitzbichler; Anne Baillot; Enrica Fantino

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 112.00

    J. H. Voss is primarily remembered as a translator and his landmark translation of Homer. Yet scholarly opinion of Voss has always been divided. Critics marveled at his linguistics virtuosity, but they reproached him for his pedantry. This volume brings together essays on the creationof histranslations and their effects, and the problem of imitating... more...

  • Translation and Localisation in Video Gamesby Miguel Á. Bernal-Merino

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00

    This book is a multidisciplinary study of the translation and localisation of video games. It offers a descriptive analysis of the industry ? understood as a global phenomenon in entertainment ? and aims to explain the norms governing present industry practices, as well as game localisation processes. Additionally, it discusses particular translation... more...

  • Technical Translationby Jody Byrne

    Springer 2006; US$ 209.00

    Provides an introduction to technical translation and usability for translators and researchers. After exploring various theoretical aspects of technical translation, readers learn how to improve and assess the quality of technical translations by using cognitive psychology, usability engineering and technical communication. more...

  • Public Service Interpretingby Ann Corsellis

    Palgrave Macmillan 2008; US$ 36.00

    Public Service Interpreting is a field of central interest to those involved in ensuring access to public services. This book provides an overview of current issues through a multi-faceted approach, situating the work of public service interpreters in the broader context of bilingual public service practitioners. more...

  • Topics in Audiovisual Translationby Pilar Orero

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2004; US$ 149.00

    The late twentieth-century transition from a paper-oriented to a media-oriented society has triggered the emergence of Audiovisual Translation as the most dynamic and fastest developing trend within Translation Studies. The growing interest in this area is a clear indication that this discipline is going to set the agenda for the theory, research,... more...

  • Topics in Signed Language Interpretingby Terry Janzen

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2005; US$ 180.00

    Interpreters who work with signed languages and those who work strictly with spoken languages share many of the same issues regarding their training, skill sets, and fundamentals of practice. Yet interpreting into and from signed languages presents unique challenges for the interpreter, who works with language that must be seen rather than heard. The... more...

  • Between Text and Imageby Delia Chiaro; Christine Heiss; Chiara Bucaria

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2008; US$ 149.00

    Over the past decade interest in research on screen translation has increased sharply while at the same time fast moving technological breakthroughs are continually modifying and renewing both products and well-established methods of linguistic mediation. Thus, as more scholars choose to devote their energies to investigating this multi-faceted field,... more...

  • Fascinated by Languagesby Eugene A. Nida

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2003; US$ 120.00

    In this unique account of 60 years of Bible translation, Eugene Nida sets out his journey with a personal touch. On the way, he reveals the importance of a solid knowledge of Greek and Hebrew as well as of the historical settings in which the Bible was created, in order to render effective translations. Through his story we get to know Nida's views... more...

  • Tales and Translationby Cay Dollerup

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1999; US$ 180.00

    Dealing with the most translated work of German literature, the Tales of the brothers Grimm (1812-1815), this book discusses their history, notably in relation to Denmark and subsequently other nations from 1816 to 1986. The Danish intelligentsia responded enthusiastically to the tales and some were immediately translated into Danish by a nobleman... more...

  • Enseignement de la traduction et traduction dans l'enseignementby Jean Delisle; Hannelore Lee-Jahnke

    Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 1998; US$ 16.99

    Cet ouvrage sonde deux grands types de transfert interlinguistique : la traduction professionnelle, enseignée dans les écoles et instituts de formation de traducteurs, et la traduction didactique, pratiquée en enseignement des langues. Les auteurs des textes réunis ici, tous des pédagogues d?expérience, tentent de répondre à quelques-unes des questions... more...