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  • For Better or for Worseby Sabine Fenton

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95

    The essays in this book explore the vital role translation has played in defining, changing and redefining linguistic, cultural, ethnic and political identities in several nations of the South Pacific.   While in other parts of the world postcolonial scholars have scrutinized the role and history of translation and exposed its close relationship... more...

  • From Paris to Nurembergby Jesús Baigorri-Jalón; Holly Mikkelson; Barry Slaughter Olsen

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 135.00

    Conference interpreting is a relatively young profession. Born at the dawn of the 20th century, it hastened the end of the era when diplomatic relations were dominated by a single language, and it played a critical role in the birth of a new multilingual model of diplomacy that continues to this day. In this seminal work on the genesis of conference... more...

  • Fundamental Aspects of Interpreter Educationby David B. Sawyer

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2004; US$ 188.00

    The author offers an overview of the Interpreting Studies literature on curriculum and assessment. A discussion of curriculum definitions, foundations, and guidelines suggests a framework based upon scientific and humanistic approaches ? curriculum as process and as interaction. Language testing concepts are introduced and related to interpreting.... more...

  • Getting Started in Interpreting Researchby Daniel Gile; Helle V. Dam; Friedel Dubslaff; Bodil Martinsen; Anne Schjoldager

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2001; US$ 158.00

    What sets this collection apart in the literature is its direct, personal style. Experienced supervisors as well as younger scholars speak to beginning researchers in interpreting, and more generally in Translation Studies. The contributors, who are very familiar with the difficulties beginners experience, focus on their needs and anticipate their... more...

  • Grundlegung einer allgemeinen Translationstheorieby Katharina Reiß; Hans J. Vermeer

    De Gruyter 1984; US$ 140.00

    Grundlegung Einer Allgemeinen Translationstheorie. more...

  • The Habsburg Monarchy's Many-Languaged Soulby Michaela Wolf; Kate Sturge

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2015; US$ 149.00

    In the years between 1848 and 1918, the Habsburg Empire was an intensely pluricultural space that brought together numerous ?nationalities? under constantly changing ? and contested ? linguistic regimes. The multifaceted forms of translation and interpreting, marked by national struggles and extensive multilingualism, played a crucial role in constructing... more...

  • A Handbook for Translator Trainersby Dorothy Kelly

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95

    The community of translator trainers is growing constantly, as new courses are set up in diverse contexts throughout the world. After a brief overview of current approaches to translator training, this book offers practical guidance to sound training practices in different contexts. Given the very wide variety of backgrounds translator trainers come... more...

  • Handbook of Translation Studiesby Yves Gambier; Luc van Doorslaer

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2010; US$ 158.00

    As a meaningful manifestation of how institutionalized the discipline has become, the new Handbook of Translation Studies is most welcome. The HTS aims at disseminating knowledge about translation and interpreting to a relatively broad audience: not only students who often adamantly prefer user-friendliness, researchers and lecturers in Translation... more...

  • Handbook of Translation Studiesby Yves Gambier; Luc van Doorslaer

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2011; US$ 135.00

    As a meaningful manifestation of how institutionalized the discipline has become, the new Handbook of Translation Studies is most welcome. It joins the other signs of maturation such as Summer Schools, the development of academic curricula, historical surveys, journals, book series, textbooks, terminologies, bibliographies and encyclopedias. The... more...

  • Handbook of Translation Studiesby Yves Gambier; Luc van Doorslaer

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2012; US$ 135.00

    As a meaningful manifestation of how institutionalized the discipline has become, the new Handbook of Translation Studies is most welcome. It joins the other signs of maturation such as Summer Schools, the development of academic curricula, historical surveys, journals, book series, textbooks, terminologies, bibliographies and encyclopedias. The... more...