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Ways to Translation (Paperback)

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This book provides a comprehensive overview of major issues in the expanding and multifaceted field of translation studies. Intended as an essential and introductory textbook for undergraduate students, the volume contains 14 chapters featuring such wide-ranging and diverse topics as: equivalence, translation procedures, linguistic and cultural barriers in translation, cognitive approaches to translation, corpora and descriptive translation studies, multimodal communication and multidimensional translation in audiovisual contexts, machine translation, CAT and localization, literary translation, legal and medical translation, interpreting, translation competence and borrowing from English.

Number of Pages: 370
Genre: Language + Art + Disciplines
Sub-Genre: Translating + Interpreting
Series Title: Studies in English and General Linguistics
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Columbia Univ Pr
Language: English
Street Date: November 1, 2015
TCIN: 50110246
UPC: 9788323339199
Item Number (DPCI): 248-00-5402
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