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  • Being a Successful Interpreter

    Adding Value and Delivering Excellence

    By Jonathan Downie

    Being a Successful Interpreter: Adding Value and Delivering Excellence is a practice-oriented guide on the future of interpreting and the ways in which interpreters can adjust their business and professional practices for the changing market. The book considers how globalisation and human…

    Paperback – 2016-05-12 
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Audio Description

    A practical guide

    By Louise Fryer

    An Introduction to Audio Description is the first comprehensive, user-friendly student guide to the theory and practice of audio description, or media narration. This book provides readers with the skills needed for the effective translation of images into words for the blind and partially-sighted.…

    Paperback – 2016-05-04 
    Routledge
    Translation Practices Explained

  • Translating Classical Plays

    Collected Papers

    By J. Michael Walton

    This volume offers a selection of published and unpublished essays by J. Michael Walton drawn from his long career. Augmented with an introduction and section intros, this volume provides pieces which give background on the history of English translations of classical drama, the processes and…

    Hardback – 2016-04-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

  • Rewriting Narratives in Egyptian Theatre

    Translation, Performance, Politics

    Edited by Sirkku Aaltonen, Areeg Ibrahim

    This study of Egyptian theatre and its narrative construction explores the ways representations of Egypt are created of and within theatrical means, from the 19th century to the present day. Essays address the narratives that structure theatrical, textual, and performative representations and the…

    Hardback – 2016-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Bourdieu in Translation Studies

    The Socio-cultural Dynamics of Shakespeare Translation in Egypt

    By Sameh Hanna

    This book explores the implications of Pierre Bourdieu’s sociology of cultural production for the study of translation as a socio-cultural activity. Bourdieu’s work has continued to inspire research on translation in the last few years, though without a detailed, large-scale investigation that…

    Hardback – 2016-04-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Human Issues in Translation Technology

    The IATIS Yearbook

    Edited by Dorothy Kenny

    This state-of-the-art volume looks at translation technologies from the point of view of the users – as trainee, professional or volunteer translators, or as end users of translations produced by machines. Covering technologies from machine translation to online collaborative platforms and…

    Hardback – 2016-03-31 
    Routledge
    The IATIS Yearbook

  • Thinking Arabic Translation

    A Course in Translation Method: Arabic to English, 2nd Edition

    By James Dickins, Sándor Hervey, Ian Higgins

    'This is a pioneering tome with much valuable information about language in general and Arabic translation in particular. I recommend it highly as the leading handbook in this important field of study.’ School of Oriental and African Studies, vol. 66/3 Thinking Arabic Translation is an…

    Paperback – 2016-03-28 
    Routledge
    Thinking Translation

  • Cultural Politics of Translation

    East Africa in a Global Context

    By Alamin M. Mazrui

    This book is the first full-length examination of the cultural politics at work in the act of translation in East Africa, providing close critical analyses of a variety of texts that demonstrate the myriad connections between translation and larger socio-political forces. Looking specifically at…

    Hardback – 2016-03-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Literary Translation

    By Chantal Wright

    Routledge Translation Guides cover the key translation text types and genres and equip translators and students of translation with the skills needed to translate them. Concise, accessible and written by leading authorities, they include examples from existing translations, activities, further…

    Paperback – 2016-02-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Translation Guides

  • Media Across Borders

    Localising TV, Film and Video Games

    Edited by Andrea Esser, Iain Robert Smith, Miguel Á. Bernal-Merino

    What happened when Sesame Street and Big Brother were adapted for African audiences? Or when video games Final Fantasy and Assassins’ Creed were localized for the Spanish market? Or when Sherlock Holmes was transformed into a talking dog for the Japanese animation Sherlock Hound? Bringing together…

    Hardback – 2016-02-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Internationalizing Media Studies

  • Bilingual Health Communication

    Working with Interpreters in Cross-Cultural Care

    By Elaine Hsieh

    This book examines interpreter-mediated medical encounters and focuses primarily on the phenomenon of bilingual health care. It highlights the interactive and coordinated nature of interpreter-mediated interactions. Elaine Hsieh has put together over 15 hours of interpreter-mediated medical…

    Paperback – 2016-02-12 
    Routledge

  • Dialogue Interpreting

    A Guide to Interpreting in Public Services and the Community

    By Rebecca Tipton, Olgierda Furmanek

    Routledge Interpreting Guides cover the key settings or domains of interpreting and equip trainee interpreters and students of interpreting with the skills needed in each area of the field. Concise, accessible and written by leading authorities, they include examples from existing interpreting…

    Paperback – 2016-02-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Interpreting Guides

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