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- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 205.00
The Routledge Handbook of Interpreting provides a comprehensive survey of the field of interpreting for a global readership. The handbook includes an introduction and four sections with thirty one chapters by leading international contributors. The four sections cover: The history and evolution of the field The core areas of interpreting... more...
- Frank & Timme 2015; US$ 40.39
The importance of didactic training in conference interpreting has become the subject of increased discussion. This collective volume provides overviews of theories and examples of training practices and tools for a didactic approach to the development of interpreting competence. This book is geared towards new institutions offering interpreter training,... more...
- Frank & Timme 2015; US$ 50.48
Was heißt eigentlich Hermeneutik beim Übersetzen? Wo ist die Verbindung zur hermeneutischen Sprachphilosophie? Welchen Textbegriff haben die Hermeneutiker? Wie kann man einen Text verstehen? Was ist Interpretation? Welches sind die Faktoren einer hermeneutischen Übersetzungskompetenz? Worauf kommt es bei der konkreten Übersetzungsarbeit an? Wie finde... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2015; US$ 128.00
Psycholinguistic and Cognitive Inquiries into Translation and Interpreting presents perspectives and original studies that aim to diversify traditional approaches in translation and interpreting research and improve the quality and generalizability of the field. The volume is divided into two parts: Part I includes an introductory discussion on the... more...
- Frank & Timme 2014; US$ 35.34
The contributions in this volume illustrate some noteworthy tendencies in current Corpus-based Translation and Interpreting Studies: the reflection on the state of research on the characteristics of translated language, the extension of descriptive proposals into minority languages, the diversification of applied proposals and the growing importance... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 128.00
In the spirit of the ‘enlargement’ of the field proposed by Tymoczko (2007), this article argues for the city as an object of translation studies. All cities are multilingual, but for some language relations have particularly intense historical and cultural significance. Translation studies can illuminate the nature and effects of these... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 48.95
Translators want to take their readers into account, but traditional translation theory does not offer much advice on how to do that. User-Centered Translation (UCT) offers practical tools and methods to help empower translators to act for their readers. This book will help readers to: Create mental models such as personas; Test translations... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 140.00
This volume outlines a new approach to the study of linguistic hybridity and its translation in cross-cultural writing. By building on concepts from narratology, cognitive poetics, stylistics, and film studies, it explores how linguistic hybridity contributes to the reader?s construction of the textual agents? world-view and how it can be exploited... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 135.00
Two are the starting points of this book. On the one hand, the use of Dońa Marina/La Malinche as a symbol of the violation of the Americas by the Spanish conquerors as well as a metaphor of her treason to the Mexican people. On the other, the role of the translations of Bartolomé de las Casas?s Brevísima relación de la destrucción de las Indias in... more...