Translation Quality Assessment: Past and Present

Translation Quality Assessment: Past and Present

by Juliane House

Paperback

$54.26 $54.95 Save 1% Current price is $54.26, Original price is $54.95. You Save 1%.
View All Available Formats & Editions
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Monday, January 28

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781138795488
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 11/14/2014
Pages: 170
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Juliane House is Emeritus Professor of Applied Linguistics at University of Hamburg, Germany. She is Director of Programs in Arts and Sciences at Hellenic American University, Athens, Greence and President of the International Association for Translation and Intercultural Communication. Her most important books are Translation Quality Assessment: A Model Revisited (1997), Translation (2009), Translational Action and intercultural Communication (2009) and Translation: A Multidisciplinary Approach (2014).

Table of Contents

1. Translation Theory and Translation Quality Assessment 2. Different Approaches to Translation Theory and Translation Quality Assessment 3. The Original House Model of Translation Quality Assessment 4. Implementation of the Original House Model 5. Refining the Original Model on the Basis of the Results of Test Cases 6. The Revised House Model of Translation Quality Assessment (1997) 7. Implementation of the Revised 1997 Model: A Test Case 8. Contrastive Pragmatics, Intercultural Communication and Understanding: Their Relevance for Cultural Filtering in Translation Quality Assessment 9. Globalization and its Relevance for Cultural Filtering in Translation Quality Assessment 10. Corpus Studies and their Relevance for the Notion of Genre in a Model for Translation Quality Assessment 11. Cognitive Translation-related Research and their Relevance for Translation Quality Assessment 12. Towards a New Integrative Model of Translation Quality Assessment

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews