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  • 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...

  • Europe et traductionby Michel Ballard

    Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 1998; US$ 22.99

    La traduction est un phénomène central pour l?Europe telle qu?elle est en train de se construire : elle assure les échanges entre états sans qu?une langue commune donne l?impression d?une hégémonie quelconque ou d?un abandon des identités nationales. Cet attachement à la notion d?identité tout en ménageant les échanges culturels est une constante... more...

  • Teaching Translation and Interpretingby Cay Dollerup; Anne Loddegaard

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1992; US$ 165.00

    Selected papers from a lively conference on the state of the art in translator and interpreter training. Topics range from culture specific problems (in Iran, South Africa and Canada, for instance) to the internationalization of the profession. The book is brim-full of teaching ideas and strategies: problems of assessment, teaching translators to be... more...

  • Translation and Lexicographyby Mary Snell-Hornby; Esther Pöhl

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1989; US$ 149.00

    Translation and Lexicography includes a selection of papers presented at the 1987 European Lexicographers' Conference (EURALEX). The volume gives a comprehensive impression of new developments in the making and use of dictionaries for translation purposes, providing practical and theoretical approaches, general and in-depth studies. more...

  • Translation Studiesby Mary Snell-Hornby

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1988; US$ 149.00

    Translation Studies presents an integrated concept based on the theory and practice of translation. The author adapts linguistic approaches and methods in such a way that they may be usefully employed in the theory, practice, and analysis of literary translation. The author develops a more cultural approach through text analysis and cross-cultural... more...

  • Contexts, Subtexts and Pretextsby Brian James Baer

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2011; US$ 143.00

    This volume presents Eastern Europe and Russia as a distinctive translation zone, despite significant internal differences in language, religion and history. The persistence of large multilingual empires, which produced bilingual and even polyglot readers, the shared experience of ?belated modernity? and the longstanding practice of repressive censorship... more...

  • Recreation and Styleby Brigid Maher

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2011; US$ 128.00

    This volume explores the translation of literary and humorous style, including comedy, irony, satire, parody and the grotesque, from Italian to English and vice versa. The innovative and interdisciplinary theoretical approach places the focus on creativity and playful rewriting as central to the translation of humour. Analysing translations of works... more...

  • Translation and the Problem of Swayby Douglas Robinson

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2011; US$ 135.00

    In Translation and the Problem of Sway Douglas Robinson offers the concept of "sway" to bring together discussion of two translational phenomena that have traditionally been considered in isolation, i.e. norms and errors: norms as ideological pressures to conform to the source text, and deviations from the source text as driven by ideological pressures... more...

  • Interpreting Chinese, Interpreting Chinaby Robin Setton

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2011; US$ 128.00

    China?s emergence has generated a wave of interest in interpreting and interpreter training. First published as a Special Issue of Interpreting (11:2, 2009) this collection of papers by six leading researchers from the Chinese Mainland, Hong Kong, Taiwan and overseas, some based on recent PhDs, explores topics as diverse as historical conceptions... more...