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  • Interpreter-mediated Police Interviewsby Ikuko Nakane

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 95.00

    This book shows how participation of interpreters as mediators changes the dynamics of police interviews, particularly with regard to power struggles and competing versions of events. The analysis of interaction offers insights into language in the legal process. more...

  • Polish vs. American Courtroom Discourseby Grazyna Anna Bednarek

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 85.00

    Polish vs. American Courtroom Discourse brings together the fields of discourse analysis and socio-legal studies to identify, illustrate and explain the cross-cultural similarities and disparities between the inquisitorial and adversarial procedures of witness examination in criminal trials. 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...

  • Kittel, Harald; Frank, Armin Paul; Greiner, Norbert; Hermans, Theo; Koller, Werner; Lambert, José; Paul, Fritz: Übersetzung - Translation - Traduction. 1. Teilbandby

    De Gruyter 2004; US$ 699.00

    This series of HANDBOOKS OF LINGUISTICS AND COMMUNICATION SCIENCE is designed to illuminate a field which not only includes general linguistics and the study of linguistics as applied to specific languages, but also covers those more recent areas which have developed from the increasing body of research into the manifold forms of communicative action... 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...

  • The Countesses of Castelloby Milena Agus

    Scribe Publications 2010; US$ 18.99

    Three sisters live in three flats in an aristocratic palazzo in Cagliari's ancient Castello quarter, where rich and poor are mixed together just as they were in the past. The eldest, Noemi, dreams of lost splendours, while the second, Maddalena, dreams of having a child. The third, known as Countess Ricotta 'because she's clumsy - she's got ricotta... more...

  • The House in Via Mannoby Milena Agus

    Scribe Publications 2009; US$ 18.99

    ?But what do we really know about other people?? In this magical, jewel-like novel, a young Sardinian woman explores the life of her Nonna ? her romantic, beautiful, and somewhat crazy grandmother. Nonna is an unforgettable character whose life spans much of the twentieth century. A dreamer with fierce loyalties and unbridled passions, we follow her... more...