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  • The Legends of Khasakby O V Vijayan

    Penguin Books Ltd 2008; Not Available

    A restlessness born of guilt and despair leads Ravi to embark on a journey that ends in the remote village of Khasak in the picturesque Palghat countryside in Kerala. A land from the past, potent with dreams and legends, enfolds the traveller in a powerful and unsettling embrace. Ravi is bewitched and entranced as everything around him?the villagers;... more...

  • Translation and Web Searchingby Vanessa Enríquez Raído

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 125.00

    The book presents a comprehensive study of various cognitive and affective aspects of web searching for translation problem solving. Research into the use of the web as an external aid of consultation has frequently occupied a secondary position in the investigation of translation processes. The book aims to bridge this gap in the literature. Beginning... more...

  • The Unbearable Dreamworld of Champa the Driverby Chan Koonchung; Nicky Harman

    Transworld 2014; US$ 18.75

    SEX, LIES, AND ROCKY ROADS . Life is simple for Champa. He has a good job as a chauffeur in his hometown of Lhasa, and if his Chinese boss Plum is a little domineering, well, he can understand that - she's a serious art-collector after all. And he does get to drive her huge Toyota. When he starts to sleep with his boss, life... more...

  • Conference Interpreting Explainedby Roderick Jones

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95

    Roderick Jones adopts a very practical approach to both consecutive and simultaneous interpreting, providing detailed illustrations of note-taking, reformulation, the 'salami' technique, simplification, generalization, anticipation, and so on, including numerous tricks-of-the-trade such as how to handle difficult speakers and how to interpret untranslatable... more...

  • Scientific and Technical Translation Explainedby Jody Byrne

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 32.95

    From microbiology to nuclear physics and chemistry to software engineering, scientific and technical translation is a complex activity that involves communicating specialized information on a variety of subjects across multiple languages. It requires expert linguistic knowledge and writing skills, combined with the ability to research and understand... more...

  • Dialogue Interpretingby Ian Mason

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 42.95

    Dialogue interpreting includes what is variously referred to in English as Community, Public Service, Liaison, Ad Hoc or Bilateral Interpreting - the defining characteristic being interpreter-mediated communication in spontaneous face-to-face interaction. Included under this heading are all kinds of professional encounters: police, immigration and... more...

  • Modes of Censorshipby Francesca Billiani

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Modes of Censorship and Translation articulates a variety of scholarly and disciplinary perspectives and offers the reader access to the widening cultural debate on translation and censorship, including cross-national forms of cultural fertilization. It is a study of censorship and its patterns of operation across a range of disciplinary settings,... more...

  • From Paris to Nurembergby Jesús Baigorri-Jalón; Holly Mikkelson; Barry Slaughter Olsen

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 135.00

    Conference interpreting is a relatively young profession. Born at the dawn of the 20th century, it hastened the end of the era when diplomatic relations were dominated by a single language, and it played a critical role in the birth of a new multilingual model of diplomacy that continues to this day. In this seminal work on the genesis of conference... more...

  • Discourse and the Translatorby B Hatim; Ian Mason

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 75.95

    Discourse and the Translator both incorporates and moves beyond previous studies of translation. Its logical and informative approach to the problems of translation ensures that it will be essential for all those who work with languages 'in contact'. Incorporating research in sociolinguistics, discourse studies, pragmatics and semiotics, the authors... more...

  • Translator Self-Training--Spanish Medicalby Morry Sofer

    Taylor Trade Publishing 2011; US$ 9.99

    Includes a glossary of medical acronyms, and reference material on translation techniques, translation equipment, dictionaries, reference literature, and terminology management. more...