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Translating & Interpreting

  • 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$ 13.52

    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...

  • Conference Interpretingby Robin Setton; Andrew Dawrant

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2016; US$ 149.00

    The conference interpreting skillset ? full consecutive and simultaneous interpreting ? has long been in demand well beyond the multilateral intergovernmental organizations, notably in bilateral diplomacy, business, international tribunals and the media. This comprehensive coursebook sets out an updated step-by-step programme of training, designed... more...

  • Conference Interpretingby Robin Setton; Andrew Dawrant

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2016; US$ 149.00

    This companion volume to Conference Interpreting ? A Complete Course provides additional recommendations and theoretical and practical discussion for instructors, course designers and administrators. Chapters mirroring the Complete Course offer supplementary exercises, tips on materials selection, classroom practice, feedback and class morale, realistic... more...

  • A Guide to English?Russian and Russian?English Non-literary Translationby Alexandr Zaytsev

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 54.99

    Lying at the intersection of translatology, cognitive science and linguistics, this brief provides a comprehensive framework for studying, investigating and teaching English-Russian/Russian-English non-literary translation. It provides a holistic perspective on the process of non-literary translation, illustrating each of its steps with carefully analyzed... 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...