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- 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...
- 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...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2007; US$ 165.00
With contributions by researchers from India, Europe, North America and the Caribbean, In Translation ? Reflections, refractions, transformations touches on questions of method and on topics ? including copyright, cultural hybridity, globalization, identity construction, and minority languages ? which are important for the disciplinary development... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2002; US$ 176.00
This book contains a selection of papers presented at the First Forlì Conference on Interpreting Studies, held on 9-11 November 2000, which saw the participation of leading researchers in the field. The volume offers a comprehensive overview of the current situation and future prospects in interpretation studies, and in the interpreting profession... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2000; US$ 165.00
This volume brings together a selection of papers presented at an international conference on Translation Studies in Barcelona in 1998. The papers illustrate four areas that are of particular interest in translation research today in Europe, Asia and Latin America. The purpose of the first section, ‘Investigating Translation Paradigms’,... more...
- University of Ottawa Press 2006; US$ 22.99
Over the last 30 years there has been a substantial increase in the study of the history of translation. Both well-known and lesser-known specialists in translation studies have worked tirelessly to give the history of translation its rightful place. Clearly, progress has been made, and the history of translation has become a viable independent research... more...
- University of Ottawa Press 2004; US$ 14.99
Outlining an original, discourse-based model for translation quality assessment that goes beyond conventional microtextual error analysis, Malcolm Williams explores the potential of transferring reasoning and argument as the prime criterion of translation quality. Assessment through error analysis is inevitably based on an error count - an unsatisfactory... more...
- University of Ottawa Press 2006; US$ 16.99
This volume in honour of Ingrid Meyer is a tribute to her work in the interrelated fields of lexicography, terminology and translation. One key thing shared by these fields is that they all deal with text. Accordingly, the essays in this collection are united by the fact that they too are all "text-based" in some way. In the majority of essays, electronic... more...
- Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 2002; US$ 19.99
Ce recueil nous fait pénétrer dans le cabinet de travail de onze femmes, traductrices de romans, de traités scientifiques, d?études historiques et d?ouvrages philosophiques. L?une d?elles a traduit la Bible en entier. Une autre est l?auteur d?un manuel de traduction qui a fait date. Grâce à la traduction, ces femmes instruites, indépendantes et déterminées... more...
- Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 1998; US$ 12.99
Cet ouvrage jette un nouvel éclairage sur une période particulièrement fertile de l?histoire de la traduction, qui s?étend sur les XIIe siècles en Espagne. C?est au cours de cette période que le savoir scientifique et philosophique des Grecs, revu et corrigé par les Arabes, est transmis aux Occidentaux. Clara Foz remet en question l?idée communément... more...