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  • Teaching Translation and Interpreting 4by Eva Hung

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2002; US$ 158.00

    This volume contains selected papers from the 4th Language International Conference on ?Teaching Translation and Interpreting: Building Bridges? which was held in Shanghai in December 1998. The collection is an excellent source of ideas and information for teachers and students alike. With contributions from five continents, the topics discussed cover... more...

  • Testing and Assessment in Translation and Interpreting Studiesby Claudia V. Angelelli; Holly E. Jacobson

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2009; US$ 143.00

    Testing and Assessment in Translation and Interpreting Studies examines issues of measurement that are essential to translation and interpreting. Conceptualizing testing both as a process and a product, the collection of papers explores these issues across languages and settings (including university classrooms, research projects, the private sector,... more...

  • Textual Translation and Live Translationby Fernando Poyatos

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2008; US$ 158.00

    After the many interdisciplinary perspectives on nonverbal communication offered by the author in his previous seven John Benjamins books, which have generated a wide range of scholarly applications, the present monograph is dominated by a very broad concept of translation. This treatment of translation includes theater and cinema (enriching our intellectual-sensorial... more...

  • Charting the Future of Translation Historyby Paul F. Bandia; Georges L. Bastin

    University of Ottawa Press 2006; US$ 22.99

    Over the last 30 years there has been a substantial increase in the study of the history of translation. Both well-known and lesser-known specialists in translation studies have worked tirelessly to give the history of translation its rightful place. Clearly, progress has been made, and the history of translation has become a viable independent research... more...

  • Translation Quality Assessmentby Malcolm Williams

    University of Ottawa Press 2004; US$ 14.99

    Outlining an original, discourse-based model for translation quality assessment that goes beyond conventional microtextual error analysis, Malcolm Williams explores the potential of transferring reasoning and argument as the prime criterion of translation quality. Assessment through error analysis is inevitably based on an error count - an unsatisfactory... more...

  • Lexicography, Terminology, and Translationby Lynne Bowker

    University of Ottawa Press 2006; US$ 16.99

    This volume in honour of Ingrid Meyer is a tribute to her work in the interrelated fields of lexicography, terminology and translation. One key thing shared by these fields is that they all deal with text. Accordingly, the essays in this collection are united by the fact that they too are all "text-based" in some way. In the majority of essays, electronic... more...

  • Portraits de traductricesby Jean Delisle

    Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 2002; US$ 19.99

    Ce recueil nous fait pénétrer dans le cabinet de travail de onze femmes, traductrices de romans, de traités scientifiques, d?études historiques et d?ouvrages philosophiques. L?une d?elles a traduit la Bible en entier. Une autre est l?auteur d?un manuel de traduction qui a fait date. Grâce à la traduction, ces femmes instruites, indépendantes et déterminées... more...

  • Le Traducteur, l'Église et le Roiby Clara Foz

    Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 1998; US$ 12.99

    Cet ouvrage jette un nouvel éclairage sur une période particulièrement fertile de l?histoire de la traduction, qui s?étend sur les XIIe siècles en Espagne. C?est au cours de cette période que le savoir scientifique et philosophique des Grecs, revu et corrigé par les Arabes, est transmis aux Occidentaux. Clara Foz remet en question l?idée communément... more...

  • De Paris à Nurembergby Jesús Baigorri Jalón; Clara Foz

    Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 2004; US$ 16.99

    Dans cet ouvrage, rédigé à partir d?une abondante documentation de première main, Jesús Biagorri Jalón retrace les origines de l?interprétation de conférence et analyse avec la rigueur et la minutie de l?historien et l?expérience de l?interprète les principaux enjeux, politiques, sociaux et culturels ayant entouré la naissance de cette profession... more...

  • La Formation à la traduction professionnelleby Geneviève Mareschale; Louise Brunette; Zélie Guével; Egan Valentine

    Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 2003; US$ 11.99

    L?industrie de la traduction connaît depuis cinquante ans un essor considérable. L?accroissement des échanges internationaux et, plus récemment, le développement de l?Internet et des technologies de l?information et de la communication on fait de la traduction une activité spécialisée, de plus en plus technologisée, requérant un apprentissage propre.... more...