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Translating & Interpreting

  • Translating Expertiseby Marisa L. Conte

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 89.99

    Translating Expertise: The Librarian?s Role in Translational Research demystifies translational research by providing a comprehensive historical background and context on the CTSA program, including the impact of funding reductions and administrative changes. The highlight of the book are case studies by librarians from CTSA Consortium institutions.... more...

  • Teaching Translationby LAWRENCE VENUTI

    Taylor and Francis 2016; Not Available

    Over the past half century, translation studies has emerged decisively as an academic field around the world, and in recent years the number of academic institutions offering instruction in translation has risen along with an increased demand for translators, interpreters and translator trainers. Teaching Translation is the most comprehensive... more...

  • Deuteronomy 1-11by James E. Robson

    Baylor University Press 2016; US$ 34.95

    In this volume, James Robson provides a foundational analysis of the Hebrew text of Deuteronomy 1?11. Distinguished by the detailed yet comprehensive attention paid to the Hebrew text, Deuteronomy 1?11 is a convenient pedagogical and reference tool that explains the form and syntax of the biblical text, offers guidance for deciding between competing... 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...

  • On Aesthetic and Cultural Issues in Pragmatic Translationby Xiuwen Feng

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    This book focuses on the cross-cultural advertising communication and aesthetic issues of brands and brand slogans. Based on the pragmatic translating theories and case studies of a few classic brand translations, the book puts forward the Three Aesthetic Principles of translating brands. The book special features the cultural in addition to the business... more...

  • Philippiansby William Varner

    Baylor University Press 2016; US$ 24.95

    In this volume, William Varner provides a foundational analysis of the Greek text of Philippians. Distinguished by the detailed yet comprehensive attention paid to the Greek text, Philippians is a convenient pedagogical and reference tool that explains the form and syntax of the biblical text, offers guidance for deciding between competing semantic... more...

  • Hybrid Approaches to Machine Translationby Marta R. Costa-jussą; Reinhard Rapp; Patrik Lambert; Kurt Eberle; Rafael E. Banchs; Bogdan Babych

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 109.00

    This volume provides an overview of thefield of Hybrid Machine Translation (MT) and presents some of the latestresearch conducted by linguists and practitioners from differentmultidisciplinary areas. Nowadays, most important developments in MT are achievedby combining data-driven and rule-based techniques. These combinationstypically involve hybridization... more...

  • The Status of English in Bosnia and Herzegovinaby Louisa Buckingham

    Channel View Publications 2016; US$ 50.00

    When the former Yugoslavia disintegrated in the early 1990s, competence in English was not widespread. This book explores how English became equated with economic survival for many during and after the ensuing war. The diverse range of themes, from the classroom to the military, offers a comprehensive account of the evolving status of English. more...

  • A Doll's House and Other Playsby Henrik Ibsen; Deborah Dawkin; Erik Skuggevik; Tore Rem

    Penguin Books Ltd 2016; US$ 16.91

    Four of Ibsen's most important plays in superb modern translations, part of the new Penguin Ibsen series. With her assertion that she is 'first and foremost a human being', Nora Helmer sent shockwaves throughout Europe when she appeared in Ibsen's greatest and most famous play, A Doll's House . Depicting one woman's struggle to be treated as a... 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...