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Translating & Interpreting

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  • Translation as Intercultural Communicationby Mary Snell-Hornby; Zuzana Jettmarová; Klaus Kaindl

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1997; US$ 180.00

    This selection of 30 contributions (3 workshop reports, 27 papers from 14 countries) concentrates on intercultural communication in its broadest sense: themes vary from dissident translation under the Marcos dictatorship in the Philippines and translation as a process of power in the 3rd world context to drama translation and the role of the cognitive... more...

  • Translation in Contextby Andrew Chesterman; Natividad Gallardo San Salvador; Yves Gambier

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2000; US$ 195.00

    Translation in Context is a collection of contributions from the 1998 Congress arranged by EST, the European Society for Translation Studies, in Granada, Spain. It illustrates some of the latest research interests and achievements in Translation Studies at the turn of the millennium. The contributions show how the context of Translation Studies has... 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...

  • Translator and Interpreter Training and Foreign Language Pedagogyby Peter W. Krawutschke

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1989; US$ 158.00

    Topics included in this volume are centered around the politics of translator and interpreter education in higher education in the US as well as in Europe and the perceived image of elitism of these disciplines; other essays discuss the tension and disciplinary boundaries between foreign language training and translator and interpreter education. Topics... more...

  • Unterwegs zu einer hermeneutischen ÜberSetzungswissenschaftby

    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...

  • Wind Flowersby V Abdulla; R E Asher

    Penguin Books Ltd 2004; US$ 16.98

    A classic collection of stories showcasing some of India's best-known writersAfter a hesitant start towards the end of the ninetheenth century, short fiction in Malyalam came into its own in the 1930s. Since then, writer has experimented with content , style and language to give the genre a unique standing in contemporary Indian litereature as perhaps... more...

  • Achchayi ki Kathinayiby Gurcharan Das

    Penguin Books Ltd 2011; US$ 15.28

    Why be good? What exactly is Dharma? How does one practise it; and to what effect? Gurcharan Das?s superb exposition of the dilemmas and ambiguities inherent in the Mahabharata shows us how we can come to terms with the uncertain ethics of the world today; a world that is uncannily similar to that of the great epic. Note: This book is in the Hindi... more...

  • Advanced English-Arabic Translationby El Mustapha Lahlali; Wafa Abu Hatab

    Edinburgh University Press Ltd 2014; Not Available

    Learn all the skills you need to translate from English to Arabic in this clearly structured guide. The extracts from a variety of authentic, contemporary texts have been carefully selected to introduce you to important stylistic features so that you can develop your skills across a range of genres: media, legal, scientific & technical, literary,... more...

  • The Anatomy of Translation Problemsby Ping-Yen Lai

    Chartridge Books Oxford 2013; US$ 56.00

    The ultimate aim of this book, 'The Anatomy of Translation Problems', is to derive a translation principle that is able to solve a divergent range of translation problems more...

  • Arabic-English-Arabic-English Translationby Ronak Husni; Daniel L. Newman

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95

    Arabic-English-Arabic-English Translation: Issues and Strategies is an accessible coursebook for students and practitioners of Arabic-English-Arabic translation. Focusing on the key issues and topics affecting the field, it offers informed guidance on the most effective methods to deal with such problems, enabling users to develop deeper insights... more...