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- Narr Francke Attempto 2012; US$ 73.81
ÜberSetzen ist in einem fundamentalen Sinne hermeneutisch: Jede ÜberSetzung ist das Ergebnis eines jeweils anderen Verstehens und Auslegens des Originals durch den ÜberSetzer. Das vorliegende Buch beschäftigt sich mit dieser Grunderkenntnis der ÜberSetzungspraxis und reflektiert sie auf überSetzungstheoretischer Ebene. So wird anschaulich gezeigt,... more...
- Channel View Publications 2011; US$ 35.00
Translation and Opposition is an edited volume that brings together cultural and sociological perspectives of translation. Contemporary models in Translation Studies have relatively recently problematized various myths relating to translation activity, such as the view of translation as an impersonal, mechanical act of linguistic transfer or as an... more...
- BRILL 2001; US$ 60.00
This volume poses as its central question: when we read a passage in the Hebrew Bible, how do we know whether the passage was meant literally or metaphorically? This study argues that our assumptions as to how language works influences the way we interpret biblical texts. more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2004; US$ 16.98
A classic collection of stories showcasing some of India's best-known writersAfter a hesitant start towards the end of the ninetheenth century, short fiction in Malyalam came into its own in the 1930s. Since then, writer has experimented with content , style and language to give the genre a unique standing in contemporary Indian litereature as perhaps... more...
- Baker Publishing Group 2012; US$ 20.00
These accessible volumes break down the barriers between the ancient and modern worlds so that the power and meaning of the biblical texts become transparent to contemporary readers. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95
Translating Italy in the Eighteenth Century offers a historical analysis of the role played by translation in that complex redefinition of women's writing that was taking place in Britain in the second half of the eighteenth century. It investigates the ways in which women writers managed to appropriate images of Italy and adapt them to their own... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 105.00
International researchers examine the interplay between gender and metaphor in political language in the UK, USA, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Ireland, and Singapore. They draw on a variety of corpus data to determine to what extent conceptual metaphors used by women in political power differ with, or remain the same as that of men. more...
- The Edwin Mellen Press 2010; US$ 149.95
This work is one of only a few studies to deal with the translation of Arabic literature from a purely semiotic perspective (that has linguistics and culture as its focal points). This work demonstrates that the key to understanding the nature of losses and achieving equivalence is to follow a semiotic approach to translation. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 43.95
Focusing on the problems of translating English legal language, Alcaraz and Hughes offer a wide-ranging view of one of the most demanding and vital areas of contemporary translation practice. Individual chapters deal with legal English as a linguistic system, special concepts in the translation of legal English, the genres of legal translation, and... more...
- 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...