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  • (Multi) Media Translationby Yves Gambier; Henrik Gottlieb

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2001; US$ 165.00

    The globalisation of communication networks has increased the domains of translation and is challenging ever more the translator?s role. This volume is a collection of contributions from two different conferences (Misano, 1997 and Berlin, 1998). (Multi)Media translation, especially screen translation (TV, cinema, video), has made more explicit the... more...

  • Advances in Interpreting Researchby Brenda Nicodemus; Laurie Swabey

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2011; US$ 135.00

    With the growing emphasis on scholarship in interpreting, this collection tackles issues critical to the inquiry process ? from theoretical orientations in Interpreting Studies to practical considerations for conducting a research study. As a landmark volume, it charts new territory by addressing a range of topics germane to spoken and signed language... more...

  • Alles hängt mit allem zusammenby Anne-Kathrin D. Ende; Susann Herold; Annette Weilandt

    Frank & Timme 2014; US$ 72.70

    Universitätsprofessor Dr. Peter A. Schmitt hat in über 30 Jahren wissenschaftlicher Tätigkeit die Translatologie entscheidend geprägt und vorangebracht. Seine vielfältigen Interessensgebiete in Forschung und Lehre reichen von Anglizismen in der Fachsprache über Translation und Technik, Terminologie und Lexikographie bis hin zur Comic- und Theaterübersetzung.... more...

  • Applying Luhmann to Translation Studiesby Sergey Tyulenev

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 140.00

    This book deals with one of the most prominent and promising developments in modern Translation Studies--the sociology of translation. Tyulenev develops an original way of applying Luhmann's Social Systems Theory to translation, viewing translation as a social-systemic boundary phenomenon. The book consists of two major parts: in the first, translation... more...

  • Aptitude for Interpretingby Franz Pöchhacker; Minhua Liu

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 128.00

    With increasing numbers of students wishing to become conference interpreters, but limited capacities in most university degree programs, accurate admission testing is an important means of predicting an applicant’s chances of completing the program successfully. This article focuses on three aptitude tests for simultaneous interpretation: Pöchhacker’s... more...

  • The Art of Translationby Jirí Levý; Patrick Corness; Zuzana Jettmarová

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2011; US$ 143.00

    Jiří Levý?s seminal work, The Art of Translation , considered a timeless classic in Translation Studies, is now available in English. Having drawn on adjacent disciplines, the methodology of Czech functional sociosemiotic structuralism and the state-of-the art in the West, Levý synthesized his findings and experience in the field presenting them... more...

  • Asian Translation Traditionsby Eva Tsoi Hung Hung; Judy Wakabayashi

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Translation Studies, one of the fastest developing fields in the humanities since the early 1980s, has so far been Euro-centric both in its theoretical explorations and in its historical grounding. One of the major reasons for this is the unavailability of reliable data and systematic analysis of translation activities in non-Eurpean cultures. While... more...

  • Aspects of Literary Translationby Eva Parra Membrives; Miguel Ángel García Peinado; Albrecht Classen

    Narr Francke Attempto 2012; US$ 69.62

    Hauptbeschreibung This first issue of the new book series Translation,Text and Interferences publishes papers dealing with a variety of topics focused on translation issues from the Middle Ages until today, illustrating the variety and complexity that emerge in all translation efforts throughout time. The contributors discuss literary and technical... more...

  • 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$ 39.95

    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...