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  • 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...

  • Austerity Measuresby Karen Van Dyck

    Penguin Books Ltd 2016; US$ 17.58

    "When there is less to go around, people fight, grab, get tough. Lately, Greece and the Balkans have been living with more than their share of less . . . Poetry, though, is one thing there is more of. Much more" - from the Introduction "At night I have a great time smashing fascist heads" - Jazra Khaleed, 'Refrain' Since the crisis hit in... 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 Bible at Cultural Crossroadsby Harriet Hill

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Bible translators have focused their efforts on preparing a text that is clear, natural and accurate, with the expectation that audiences will understand the message if it is in their language. Field research among the Adioukrou of Côte d'Ivoire shows that audiences also need to have access to the contextual information the author expected his audience... more...

  • Bridging the Gapby Sylvie Lambert; Barbara Moser-Mercer

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1994; US$ 180.00

    Interpreting has been a neglected area since the late 1970s. Sylvie Lambert and Barbara Moser-Mercer have attempted to give a new impulse to academic research in print with this collection of 30 articles discussing various aspects of interpreting grouped in 3 sections: I. Pedagogical issues, II. Simultaneous interpretation, III. Neuropsychological... more...

  • Corpus-Based Studies of Translational Chinese in English-Chinese Translationby Richard Xiao; Xianyao Hu

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2015; US$ 129.00

    This book provides a corpus of translational Chinese which, with a comparable native Chinese corpus, offers a basis for a comprehensive account of the macro-statistic, lexical and grammatical features of translational Chinese in English-to-Chinese translation. more...

  • Crosscultural Transgressionsby Theo Hermans

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95

    Crosscultural Transgressions offers explorations and critical assessments of research methods and models in translation studies, and points up new questions and directions.   Ranging from epistemological questions of description and historiography to the politics of language, including the language of translation research, the book tackles issues... more...

  • The Dao of Translationby Douglas Robinson

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    The Dao of Translation sets up an East-West dialogue on the nature of language and translation, and specifically on the "unknown forces" that shape the act of translation. To that end it mobilizes two radically different readings of the Daodejing (formerly romanized as the Tao Te Ching ): the traditional "mystical" reading according to which... more...

  • Das Theater des Herrn Diderotby Denis Diderot; Gotthold Ephraim Lessing; Nikolas Immer; Olaf Müller

    Röhrig Universitätsverlag 2015; US$ 129.35

    Mit seiner Übersetzung ?Das Theater des Herrn Diderot? leistet Gotthold Ephraim Lessing einen entscheidenden Beitrag zur Entwicklung des deutschen bürgerlichen Trauerspiels. Denis Diderots Dramen ?Der natürliche Sohn? und ?Der Hausvater? gelten als repräsentative Muster der ?tragédie domestique?, die er in seinen flankierenden Essays dramentheoretisch... more...

  • De l?autre côté du Jourdainby Margaret Laurence; Caroline Lavoie

    Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 2015; US$ 16.99

    La première traduction française du premier roman de Margaret Laurence. Extraordinairement prémonitoire, De l?autre côté du Jourdain est encore aujourd?hui d'une étonnante actualité. more...