Routledge is pleased to offer ProZ.com members a 20% discount on Routledge books.
We provide researchers, professionals, lecturers and students with books, Journals, eProducts, Resources and Information in Translation and Interpreting Studies.
Understanding Intercultural Communication provides a practical framework to help readers to understand intercultural communication and to solve intercultural problems. Each chapter exemplifies the everyday intercultural through ethnographic narratives in which people make sense of each other in…
Paperback – 2018-09-06
Exploring Intercultural Communication investigates the role of language in intercultural communication, paying particular attention to the interplay between cultural diversity and language practice. This second edition increases and updates the coverage on emerging key topics, including symbolic…
Paperback – 2018-07-18
Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics
Culture, Discourse, and the Workplace brings new theoretical and methodological insights to the complex relationship between language, culture, and identity in professional settings. Examining the politics of language use at work via a critical sociolinguistic approach, this book: Utilises three…
Paperback – 2018-05-01
Workplace Writing: Beyond the Text draws together a wealth of research into different aspects of writing in workplace settings, creating a comprehensive picture of workplace writing and covering factors and activities that go far beyond the text. In a full analysis of the challenges facing the…
Paperback – 2017-09-26
Language and Culture at Work provides an overview of the complex role that culture plays in workplace contexts. Eight chapters cover the core aspects of culture at work, comprising: Face and politeness Decision making Leadership Identity Gender Work-life balance The authors draw on a…
Paperback – 2017-01-31
This edited research volume explores the development of what can be described as the ‘critical turn’ in intercultural communication pedagogy, with a particular focus on modern/foreign language education. The main aim is to trace the realisations of this critical turn against a background of unequal…
Hardback – 2016-10-13
Routledge Studies in Language and Intercultural Communication
Use Promo Code PRZ18* at checkout on Routledge.com
Plus, Free Shipping!
Chapter 8: Boosting your brain and body: eating your way to success
This chapter explores why physical fitness is more important than we think, some surprising candidates for good interpreter food, how to start the process of good health for long-term results. Successful interpreters want to keep getting better. There is no one better placed to give us the rundown on how to use our diet to improve our performance than Kamil Celoch. A conference interpreter in his own right, Kamil has dedicated his spare time to researching how to enhance our brain power using food and supplements. Stanley Colcombe and Arthur Kramer and a team led by Yu-Kai Change both set out to examine whether regular exercise routines could help people perform better at mental tasks. Neurotransmitter balance: high-protein diet to supply adequate amounts of amino acids; high intake of fruit and vegetables and micronutrients to support healthy enzymatic conversion. Hormones: find and correct any deficiencies; reduce overall stress levels.
Routledge Language books are for professionals, lecturers, researchers and students. Our extensive portfolio enables us to offer the breadth and depth you require at any stage of your career. Click the link below to browse our range of products.
* This discount does not apply to e-books, and cannot be combined with any other offers. Offer expires 31 December 2019.