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  • Audio Descriptionby Anna Maszerowska; Anna Matamala; Pilar Orero

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 128.00

    Audio description (AD) is a narrative technique which provides complementary information regarding the where, who, what and how of any audiovisual content. It translates the visuals into words. The principal function of this ad hoc narrative is to make audiovisual content available to all: be it a guided city tour of Barcelona, a 3D film, or a Picasso... more...

  • Audiovisual Translationby Luis Pérez-González

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 45.95

    Audiovisual translation is the fastest growing strand within translation studies. This book addresses the need for more robust theoretical frameworks to investigate emerging text- types, address new methodological challenges (including the compilation, analysis and reproduction of audiovisual data), and understand new discourse communities bound... more...

  • Audiovisual Translation, Subtitlingby Jorge Díaz-Cintas; Aline Remael

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 59.95

    "Audiovisual Translation: Subtitling" is an introductory textbook which provides a solid overview of the world of subtitling. Based on sound research and first-hand experience in the field, the book focuses on generally accepted practice but identifies current points of contention, takes regional and medium-bound variants into consideration, and traces... more...

  • Aus Tradition in die Zukunftby Felix Mayer; Britta Nord

    Frank & Timme 2014; US$ 43.53

    ?Aus Tradition in die Zukunft? ? die Überschrift eines Textes, den Christiane Nord seit Jahrzehnten als Beispiel zitiert, ist für Generationen von Studierenden und Lehrenden sprichwörtlich geworden. Der Titel charakterisiert die Forschung zum Übersetzen und Dolmetschen, die mittlerweile auf eine stattliche Geschichte zurückblicken kann und trotzdem... more...

  • Authentische Aufträge in der Übersetzerausbildungby Dinah Krenzler-Behm

    Frank & Timme 2014; US$ 56.78

    Authentische Aufträge in der Übersetzerausbildung? Wie das funktionieren kann, zeigt Dinah Krenzler-Behm anhand eines exemplarischen Unterrichtsversuches zum Fachtextübersetzen. Mit Blick auf die übersetzungsdidaktische Grundlagenforschung entwickelt sie ein Phasenmodell zum Einsatz ?echter? Aufträge in einer praxisnahen Übersetzerausbildung. Die zentralen... more...

  • Automatic Translation of Languagesby Aldo Ghizzetti

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95

    Automatic Translation of Languages is a collection of papers that discusses the various concerns in automatic language translation systems. The text first covers algebraic linguistics and machine translation, and then proceeds to tackling the main concepts in automatic translation of languages. Next, the selection deals with the equivalence of models... more...

  • Basic Concepts and Models for Interpreter and Translator Trainingby Daniel Gile

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2009; US$ 158.00

    Basic Concepts and Models for Interpreter and Translator Training is a systematically corrected, enhanced and updated avatar of a book (1995) which is widely used in T&I training programmes worldwide and widely quoted in the international Translation Studies community. It provides readers with the conceptual bases required to understand both... more...

  • Basiswissen für Dolmetscher ? Deutschland und Italienby Sophia Roessler

    Frank & Timme 2014; US$ 28.39

    "Basiswissen für Dolmetscher" bietet einen Überblick über die erweiterte politische Landeskunde sowie die Nachkriegsgeschichte Deutschlands und Italiens. Aufbereitet in übersichtlichen Abschnitten wird grundlegendes Wissen dargestellt, jeweils ergänzt durch Glossare, welche die Übersetzung der wichtigsten Begriffe in Italienische enthalten. Ebenfalls... more...

  • Beyond Descriptive Translation Studiesby Anthony Pym; Miriam Shlesinger; Daniel Simeoni

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2008; US$ 165.00

    To go ?beyond? the work of a leading intellectual is rarely an unambiguous tribute. However, when Gideon Toury founded Descriptive Translation Studies as a research-based discipline, he laid down precisely that intellectual challenge: not just to describe translation, but to explain it through reference to wider relations. That call offers at once... more...

  • Beyond the Ivory Towerby Brian James Baer; Geoffrey S. Koby

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2003; US$ 165.00

    This collection of essays by contemporary translation scholars and trainers addresses what is a critically important, though often neglected, field within translation studies: translation pedagogy. The contributors explore some of the current influences on translator training from both inside and outside the academy, such as: trends in foreign language... more...