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  • Übersetzung - Translation - Traduction. 1. Teilbandby Harald Kittel; Juliane House

    De Gruyter 2004; US$ 769.00

    The series 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... more...

  • Still Lost in Translationby Charlie Croker

    Random House 2008; US$ 12.68

    Have you ever arrived in a hotel room and been baffled by the information provided? Beware of your luggage. In your room you will find a minibar which is filled with alcoholics. Do not throw urine around. Have you ever been to a restaurant and wondered what on earth to order? Bored Meat Stew Lorry Driver Soup Kiss Lorraine Have you... 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...

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

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2008; US$ 149.00

    Scholarly debate in screen translation (ST) regarding quality issues often hinges on the complexity of specifying quality standards for such a heterogeneous market in terms of typology of translation (i.e. dubbing, subtitling, voice-over etc.) and the wide range of credence attributes which might contribute to the creation of quality standards for... 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...

  • 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$ 54.00

    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...

  • 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...

  • The Practice of Court Interpretingby Alicia B. Edwards

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1995; US$ 44.95

    The Practice of Court Interpreting describes how the interpreter works in the court room and other legal settings. The book discusses what is involved in court interpreting: case preparation, ethics and procedure, the creation and avoidance of error, translation and legal documents, tape transcription and translation, testifying as an expert witness,... more...

  • Talk Dirty Frenchby Alexis Munier; Emmanuel Tichelli

    F+W Media 2008; US$ 7.95

    Can't quite come up with the right French quip or four-letter word? With Talk Dirty: French , you'll be able to put your (middle) finger on it. Each entry provides an individual foreign gem, a useful French sentence employing the word, the expression's English counterpart, and its literal translation. Whether you're a native-speaker, world traveler,... more...