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  • Translation in Modern Japan

    1st Edition

    Edited by Indra Levy

    The role of translation in the formation of modern Japanese identities has become one of the most exciting new fields of inquiry in Japanese studies. This book marks the first attempt to establish the contours of this new field, bringing together seminal works of Japanese scholarship and criticism…

    Hardback – 2010-07-29
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Negotiating Elite Talk

    Language, Race, Class and Identity Among African American High Schoolers, 1st Edition

    By John Taggart Clark

    Len Gregory is a law school student. As part of his elite law school's community outreach programme, he finds himself in a local high school several times a week passing on his own legal knowledge to the students in a course he teaches entitled Street Law. This book shows that passing on legal…

    Paperback – 2010-07-19

  • Thinking Chinese Translation

    A Course in Translation Method: Chinese to English, 1st Edition

    By Valerie Pellatt, Eric T. Liu

    Thinking Chinese Translation is a practical and comprehensive course for advanced undergraduates and postgraduate students of Chinese. Thinking Chinese Translation explores the ways in which memory, general knowledge, and creativity (summed up as ‘schema’) contribute to the linguistic ability…

    Paperback – 2010-05-10
    Thinking Translation

  • Thinking Through Translation with Metaphors

    1st Edition

    Edited by James St.Andre

    Thinking through Translation with Metaphors explores a wide range of metaphorical figures used to describe the translation process, from Aristotle to the present. Most practitioners and theorists of translation are familiar with a number of metaphors for translation, such as the metaphor of the…

    Paperback – 2010-03-18

  • Text and Context

    Essays on Translation and Interpreting in Honour of Ian Mason, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mona Baker, Maeve Olohan, Maria Pérez Calzada

    Ian Mason has been a towering presence in the now flourishing discipline of translation studies since its inception, and has produced some of the most influential and detailed analyses of translated text and interpreted interaction to date. The sophistication, dynamism and inclusiveness that have…

    Paperback – 2010-03-18

  • Translating Promotional and Advertising Texts

    1st Edition

    By Ira Torresi

    Promotional and advertising texts come in different forms and account for a considerable share of the translation market. Advertisements, company brochures, websites, tourist guides, institutional information campaigns, and even personal CVs all share a common primary purpose: that of persuading…

    Paperback – 2010-01-10
    Translation Practices Explained

  • Interpreting and Translating in Public Service Settings

    1st Edition

    By Raquel De Pedro Ricoy, Isabelle Perez, Christine Wilson

    Translation, interpreting and other forms of communication support within public sector settings constitute a field which deals, quite literally, with matters of life and death. Overshadowed for many years by interpreting and translating in other domains, public sector interpreting and translating…

    Paperback – 2009-10-21

  • Decolonizing Translation

    Francophone African Novels in English Translation, 1st Edition

    By Kathryn Batchelor

    The linguistically innovative aspect of Francophone African literature has been recognized and studied from a variety of angles over recent decades, yet little attention has been paid to what happens to such literature when it is translated into another language. Taking as its corpus all…

    Paperback – 2009-10-04

  • Translated People,Translated Texts

    1st Edition

    By Tina Steiner

    Translated People, Translated Texts examines contemporary migration narratives by four African writers who live in the diaspora and write in English: Leila Aboulela and Jamal Mahjoub from the Sudan, now living in Scotland and Spain respectively, and Abdulrazak Gurnah and Moyez G. Vassanji from…

    Paperback – 2009-10-01

  • Critical Readings in Translation Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mona Baker

    Critical Readings in Translation Studies is an integrated and structured set of readings that is prospective rather than retrospective in orientation. It provides students with a comprehensive overview of the latest developments in thinking about translation, both within and outside translation…

    Paperback – 2009-09-29

  • Russian Translation

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Edna Andrews, Elena Maksimova

    Russian Translation: Theory and Practice is a comprehensive practical course in translation for advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students of Russian. The course aims to provide intensive exposure with a view to mastering translation from Russian into English while carefully analyzing the…

    Paperback – 2009-08-05

  • Comparative Children's Literature

    1st Edition

    By Emer O'Sullivan

    WINNER OF THE 2007 CHLA BOOK AWARD! Children's literature has transcended linguistic and cultural borders since books and magazines for young readers were first produced, with popular books translated throughout the world. Emer O'Sullivan traces the history of comparative children's literature…

    Paperback – 2009-07-31

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