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Translating & Interpreting

  • The Will to Powerby Friedrich Nietzsche; Michael A. Scarpitti; R. Kevin Hill

    Penguin Books Ltd 2017; US$ 14.09

    Assembled by Nietzsche's sister after his death, The Will to Power is a collection of the philosopher's reflections and theories taken from his unpublished notebooks. Covering topics such as nihilism, Christianity, morality and the famous 'will to power', the book was controversially presented as Nietzsche's all-but-completed magnum opus containing... more...

  • Human Issues in Translation Technologyby Dorothy Kenny

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Translation technologies are moulded by and impact upon humans in all sorts of ways. This state-of-the-art volume looks at translation technologies from the point of view of the human users ? as trainee, professional or volunteer translators, or as end users of translations produced by machines. Covering technologies from machine translation to... more...

  • Eco-Translationby Michael Cronin

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 43.95

    Ecology has become a central question governing the survival and sustainability of human societies, cultures and languages. In this timely study, Michael Cronin investigates how the perspective of the Anthropocene, or the effect of humans on the global environment, has profound implications for the way translation is considered in the past, present... more...

  • Consecutive Notetaking and Interpreter Trainingby Yasumasa Someya

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    This book focuses on the theoretical foundation of notetaking (NT), an essential skill of consecutive interpreting. Explaining the "whys" pertaining to the cognitive, linguistic, and pedagogical issues surrounding NT, this book addresses this neglected aspect of notetaking discourse and brings together most updated and different, if not opposing,... more...

  • Introduction to Healthcare for Japanese-speaking Interpreters and Translatorsby Ineke H.M. Crezee; Teruko Asano

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2016; US$ 149.00

    This book is based on the very popular international publication (Crezee, 2013) and has been supplemented with Japanese glossaries. Just like the 2013 textbook, this practical resource will allow interpreters and translators to quickly read up on healthcare settings, familiarizing themselves with anatomy, physiology, medical terminology and frequently... more...

  • Introduction to Healthcare for Arabic-speaking Interpreters and Translatorsby Ineke H.M. Crezee; Nawar Gailani; Anna N. Gailani

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2016; US$ 149.00

    Arabic is a language of substantial cultural and religious importance. It is spoken by about 300 million people, predominantly in the 22 countries of the Arab world, as well as in several other regions where the Arab diaspora has settled. Arabic is also the language of Islam and underpins the religious practice of about 1.5 billion Muslims worldwide.... more...

  • Translation and Migrationby Moira Inghilleri

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 43.95

    Translation and Migration examines the ways in which the presence or absence of translation in situations of migratory movement has currently and historically shaped social, cultural and economic relations between groups and individuals. Acts of cultural and linguistic translation are discussed through a rich variety of illustrative literary,... more...

  • Introduction to Court Interpretingby Holly Mikkelson

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 44.95

    An Introduction to Court Interpreting has been carefully designed to be comprehensive, accessible and globally applicable. Starting with the history of the profession and covering the key topics from the role of the interpreter in the judiciary setting to ethical principles and techniques of interpreting, this text has been thoroughly revised. The... more...

  • Translation and Translating in German Studiesby John L. Plews; Diana Spokiene

    Wilfrid Laurier University Press 2016; US$ 27.99

    A collection of essays in honour of Professor Raleigh Whitinger. Essays from Canadian and international experts explore new perspectives on translation and German Studies as they inform processes of identity formation, gendered representations, visual and textual mediations, and teaching and learning practices. more...

  • Performing Arts Center Managementby Patricia Dewey Lambert; Robyn Williams

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 44.95

    Performing arts centers (PACs) are an integral part of the cultural and creative industries, significantly influencing the cultural, social, and economic vitality of communities around the world. Virtually all PACs are community-based and serve the public interest, whether structured as a public, nonprofit, for-profit, or hybrid entity. However, there... more...