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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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 US$ 6.52

    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...

  • Teaching and Learning Terminologyby Amparo Alcina

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2011; US$ 128.00

    This volume, which was originally published in Terminology 15:1 (2009), presents and reflects on experiences dealing with terminology training, from a theoretical, practical and professional perspective. Terminology is part of the programmes of several (post)graduate courses, such as Translating and Interpreting, Applied Languages, Information Science... 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...

  • The Key to Technical Translationby Michael Hann

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1992; US$ 54.00

    This handbook for German/English/German technical translators at all levels from student to professional covers the root terminologies of the spectrum of scientific and engineering fields. The work is designed to give technical translators direct insight into the main error sources occurring in their profession, especially those resulting from a poor... more...

  • The Key to Technical Translationby Michael Hann

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1992; US$ 54.00

    This handbook for German/English/German technical translators at all levels from student to professional covers the root terminologies of the spectrum of scientific and engineering fields. The work is designed to give technical translators direct insight into the main error sources occurring in their profession, especially those resulting from a poor... more...

  • Introduction to Spanish Translationby Jack Child

    UPA 2012; US$ 41.99

    This text, designed for a third or fourth year college Spanish course, presents the history, theory and practice of Spanish-to-English translation. The emphasis is on general material to be found in current journals and newspapers, with some specialized material from the fields of business, the social sciences, and literature. more...