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  • Usuelle Wortverbindungenby Kathrin Steyer

    Narr Francke Attempto 2014; US$ 93.58

    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$ 31.90

    "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...

  • Performative Linguisticsby Douglas Robinson

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 54.95

    In this book, Douglas Robinson introduces a new distinction between 'constative' and 'performative' linguistics, arguing that Austin's distinction can be used to understand linguistic methodologies. Constative linguistics, Robinson suggests, includes methodologies aimed at 'freezing' language as an abstract sign system, while performative linguistics... more...

  • Translationby Basil Hatim; Jeremy Munday

    Routledge 2004; US$ 41.95

    Provides support for advanced study of translation. Examines the theory and practice of translation from many angles, drawing on a wide range of languages and exploring a variety of sources. Concludes with readings from key figures. more...

  • Translation Todayby University of Surrey) Centre for Translation Studies Gunilla Anderman (Director; University of Surrey) Centre for Translation Studies Margaret Rogers (Deputy Director

    Multilingual Matters 2003; US$ 69.95

    A snapshot of issues surrounding translation studies at the start of a new millennium. Resulting from discussions between translation theorists from all over the world, topics include: the nature of translation; English as a "lingua franca"; public service translation; assessment; and more. more...

  • Introducing Corpora in Translation Studiesby Maeve Olohan

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 50.95

    The use of corpora in translation studies, both as a tool for translators and as a way of analyzing the process of translation, is growing. This book provides a much-needed assessment of how the analysis of corpus data can make a contribution to the study of translation. Introducing Corpora in Translation Studies: traces the development of corpus... more...

  • Introducing Interpreting Studiesby Franz Pochhacker

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 51.95

    This book is the first of its type, designed to introduce students, researchers and practitioners to the relatively new, and now fast developing, discipline of Interpreting Studies. Written by a leading researcher in the field, the book covers international conference, court and hospital interpreting in both spoken and signed languages. The book begins... more...

  • Translation Research and Interpreting Researchby Christina Schaffner

    Multilingual Matters 2004; US$ 69.95

    Despite differences, translation and interpreting have much in common. This volume focuses on aspects of conducting research into these two modes. It reviews recent developments and explores kinship, differences and prospects for partnership between translation research and interpreting research. more...

  • Interpretationby James Nolan

    Multilingual Matters 2005; US$ 49.95

    This book provides a structured syllabus and an overview of interpretation accompanied by exercises in the main aspects of the art. It is meant as a practical guide for interpreters and as a complement to interpreter training programmes, particularly for students preparing for conference interpreting in international governmental and business settings. more...

  • Translation, Linguistics, Cultureby Nigel Armstrong

    Multilingual Matters 2005; US$ 49.95

    This book takes a linguistic approach to translation issues, looking first at the structural view of language that explains the difficulty of translation and at theories of cultural non-equivalence. A subsequent chapter on text types, readership and the translator's role completes the theoretical framework. more...