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Translating & Interpreting

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  • The Pushing-Hands of Translation and its Theoryby Douglas Robinson

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    This book presents an East-West dialogue of leading translation scholars responding to and developing Martha Cheung?s "pushing-hands" method of translation studies. Pushing-hands was an idea Martha began exploring in the last four years of her life, and only had time to publish at article length in 2012. The concept of pushing-hands suggests a promising... more...

  • Cosmopolitanism and Translationby Esperanca Bielsa

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 43.95

    Social theories of the new cosmopolitanism have called attention to the central importance of translation, in areas such as global democracy, human rights and social movements, but translation studies has not engaged systematically with theories of cosmopolitanism. In Cosmopolitanism and Translation , Esperança Bielsa does just that by focussing... more...

  • Translation and Geographyby Federico Italiano

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 43.95

    Translation and Geography investigates Western spatial imaginations, in particular those constructed by literary works, and their translations across languages, media and epochs. Ground-breaking in its approach and relevant across a range of disciplines from geography and history to comparative literature and translation studies, this book makes a... more...

  • ROUTLEDGE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF INTERPRETING STUDIESby Franz Pochhacker

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 415.00

    The Routledge Encyclopedia of Interpreting Studies is the authoritative reference for anyone with an academic or professional interest in interpreting. Drawing on the expertise of an international team of specialist contributors, this single-volume reference presents the state of the art in interpreting studies in a much more fine-grained matrix... more...

  • Ubiquitous Translationby Piotr Blumczynski

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    In this book, Piotr Blumczynski explores the central role of translation as a key epistemological concept as well as a hermeneutic, ethical, linguistic and interpersonal practice. His argument is three-fold: (1) that translation provides a basis for genuine, exciting, serious, innovative and meaningful exchange between various areas of the humanities... more...

  • Textual and Contextual Analysis in Empirical Translation Studiesby Sara Laviosa; Adriana Pagano; Hannu Kemppanen; Meng Ji

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 89.99

    This book presents the state-of-art research in ETS by illustrating useful corpus methodologies in the study of important translational genres such as political texts, literature and media translations. Empirical Translation Studies (ETS) represents one of the most exciting fields of research. It gives emphasis and priority to the exploration and identification... more...

  • Public Service Interpretingby Ann Corsellis

    Palgrave Macmillan 2008; US$ 38.00

    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...

  • 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...