Routledge Encyclopedia of Translation Studies / Edition 2

Routledge Encyclopedia of Translation Studies / Edition 2

by Mona Baker
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415369304

ISBN-13: 9780415369305

Pub. Date: 11/29/2008

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The Routledge Encyclopedia of Translation Studies provides a conceptual framework, with topics including drama, literary and poetry translation, machine translation, terminology, term banks and over thirty entries on the translation's history in major communities worldwide.

Overview

The Routledge Encyclopedia of Translation Studies provides a conceptual framework, with topics including drama, literary and poetry translation, machine translation, terminology, term banks and over thirty entries on the translation's history in major communities worldwide.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415369305
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/29/2008
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
704
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.80(d)

Table of Contents

Part I (General) Entries include: central issues in translation theory (e.g. equivalence, translatability); terms which have a specific meaning in translation studies (e.g.imitation, paraphrase); various approaches to translation (e.g. linguistic perspective, interpretive approach); types of translation and interpreting (e.g. literary translation, dubbing, and signed language interpreting) Part II (History and Traditions) Entries include Russian, French, Arabic, Japanese, Chinese and Finnish, and regions including Brazil, Canada and India.

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