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  • Aspects of Literary Translationby Eva Parra Membrives; Miguel Ángel García Peinado; Albrecht Classen

    Narr Francke Attempto 2012; US$ 64.89

    This first issue of the new book series Translation,Text and Interferences publishes papers dealing with a variety of topics focused on translation issues from the Middle Ages until today, illustrating the variety and complexity that emerge in all translation efforts throughout time. The contributors discuss literary and technical translations in the... more...

  • Integratives Übersetzungsmanagement mit Translation Memory Systemenby Chantal Eibner

    Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 32.81

    Hauptbeschreibung 'Never translate the same sentence twice', so lautet die Devise der Translation Memory Systeme, einer Hilfsmittelgruppe, die den Übersetzer bei seiner täglichen Arbeit durch die Wiederverwendung früherer Übersetzungen produktiv unterstützen soll. Ziel dieser Studie ist es, die Funktionsweise von TM-Systemen, teilweise anhand eigener... more...

  • Conference Interpretingby Andrew Gillies

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95

    Conference Interpreting: A Student?s Practice Book brings together a comprehensive compilation of tried and tested practical exercises which hone the sub-skills that make up successful conference interpreting Unique in its exclusively practical focus, Conference Interpreting: A Student?s Practice Book, serves as a reference for students and teachers... more...

  • Difficulties of translating humour: From English into Spanish using the subtitled British comedy sketch show "Little Britain" as a case studyby Charles Harrison

    Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 23.24

    Hauptbeschreibung Humour is a complex concept which tends to build on the ambiguity of language. When converting a humoristic program into a different language, the translator thus faces many challenges. One of these is the translation of cultural aspects of the TL (target language). Since every culture contains its unique form of humour, understanding... more...

  • A Companion to Translation Studiesby Sandra Bermann; Catherine Porter

    Wiley 2014; US$ 205.95

    This companion offers a wide-ranging introduction to the rapidly expanding field of translation studies, bringing together some of the best recent scholarship to present its most important current themes Features new work from well-known scholars Includes a broad range of geo-linguistic and theoretical perspectives Offers an up-to-date overview... more...

  • Ernst Brausewetters finnländisches Abenteuerby Gisbert Jänicke

    BWV Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag 2010; US$ 13.54

    Ernst Brausewetters Interesse an finnländischer Literatur und sein daran anschließendes, als politisch verstandenes Engagement im finnischen passiven Widerstand gegen Russland um die Wende vom 19. zum 20. Jahrhundert, in dem er sich als "Herausgeber" einer "Finnländischen Rundschau" (8 Hefte 1901-02) profilierte, haben in der wissenschaftlichen Literatur... more...

  • Usuelle Wortverbindungenby Kathrin Steyer

    Narr Francke Attempto 2014; US$ 83.28

    Das Buch untersucht usuelle Wortverbindungen als kommunikative Einheiten und Muster. Es zeigt, wie ihre pragma-semantischen Restriktionen auf verschiedenen Schematisierungsstufen in sehr großen Korpora zu beschreiben sind. Hierzu werden Korpusmethoden für die Erfassung syntagmatischer Strukturen linguistisch reflektiert und als integratives Analysemodell... more...

  • Basiswissen für Dolmetscher ? Deutschland und Spanienby Thomas Kammer

    Frank & Timme 2014; US$ 28.39

    "Basiswissen für Dolmetscher" bietet einen Überblick über die erweiterte politische Landeskunde sowie die Nachkriegsgeschichte Deutschlands und einen Einblick in die Geschichte Spaniens seit dem Ende der Franco-Diktatur. Aufbereitet in übersichtlichen Abschnitten wird grundlegendes Wissen dargestellt, jeweils ergänzt durch Glossare, welche... more...

  • Barbara Wrightby Debra Kelly; Madeleine Renouard

    Columbia University Press 2013; US$ 40.00

    This wonderful collection of texts by and about Barbara Wright??the most brilliant, conscientious and original translator of 20th century French literature??begins the work of properly commemorating a figure toward whom all of English letters owes an unpayable debt. more...

  • «Präzise, doch ungenau» ? Tradurre il saggioby Silvia Ruzzenenti

    Frank & Timme 2014; US$ 54.08

    Quali problemi comporta la traduzione dei saggi? ?Il più mutevole e inafferrabile dei generi? ? un topos, questo, nelle riflessioni sul saggio ?, ?forma di confine? ubiqua capace di osmosi impensate, luogo d?incrocio fra saperi molteplici, è rimasto fino ad ora ai margini della scienza della traduzione. La mancanza di una congrua verifica dei risultati... more...