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  1. Corpora in Translator Education

    By Federico Zanettin, Silvia Bernardini, Dominic Stewart

    The use of language corpora as a resource in linguistics and language-related disciplines is now well-established. One of the many fields where the impact of corpora has been growing in recent years is translation, both at a descriptive and a practical level. The papers in this volume, which grew...

    Published August 29th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Intercultural Movements

    American Gay in French Translation

    By Keith Harvey

    Series: Encounters

    How was American gay liberation received in France between the events of Stonewall and the AIDS crisis? What part did translations of American 'gay fiction' play in this reception? How might the various intercultural movements that characterize the French response to 'American gay' be...

    Published August 29th 2003 by Routledge

  3. The Language, Ethnicity and Race Reader

    Edited by Roxy Harris, Ben Rampton

    Language, Race and Ethnicity: A Reader an essential resource for all students of sociolinguistics, ethnic studies, linguistics, anthropology and intercultural studies. This accessible Reader collects in one volume the key readings on language, ethnicity and race.Roxy Harris and Ben Rampton...

    Published August 27th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Testing Second Language Speaking

    By Glenn Fulcher

    Series: Applied Linguistics and Language Study

    The testing and assessment of second language learners is an essential part of the language learning process. Glenn Fulcher's Testing Second Language Speaking is a state-of-the-art volume that considers the assessment of speaking from historical, theoretical and practical perspectives.The book...

    Published August 26th 2003 by Routledge

  5. The Rule of Metaphor

    The Creation of Meaning in Language, 3rd Edition

    By Paul Ricoeur

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Paul Ricoeur is widely regarded as one of the most distinguished philosophers of our time. In The Rule of Metaphor he seeks 'to show how language can extend itself to its very limits, forever discovering new resonances within itself'. Recognizing the fundamental power of language in...

    Published August 20th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Roland Barthes

    By Graham Allen

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    Roland Barthes is a central figure in the study of language, literature, culture and the media. This book prepares readers for their first encounter with his crucial writings on some of the most important theoretical debates, including:*existentialism and Marxism*semiology, or the 'language of...

    Published July 30th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Translating Official Documents

    By Roberto Mayoral Asensio

    Series: Translation Practices Explained

    Official translations are generally documents that serve as legally valid instruments. They include anything from certificates of birth, death or marriage through to academic transcripts or legal contracts. This field of translation is now as important as it is fraught with difficulties, for it is...

    Published July 30th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Translating India

    By Rita Kothari

    The cultural universe of urban, English-speaking middle class in India shows signs of growing inclusiveness as far as English is concerned. This phenomenon manifests itself in increasing forms of bilingualism (combination of English and one Indian language) in everyday forms of speech -...

    Published July 30th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Translation

    The Interpretive Model

    By Marianne Lederer

    This book, the English version of La traduction aujourd'hui (Hachette 1994), describes the interpretive theory of translation developed at the Paris Ecole Supérieure d'Interprètes et de Traducteurs (ESIT) over the last 35 years. The theory identifies the mental and cognitive processes...

    Published July 30th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Structuralism and Semiotics

    2nd Edition

    By Terence Hawkes

    Series: New Accents

    Published in 1977 as the first volume in the New Accents series, Structuralism and Semiotics made crucial debates in critical theory accessible to those with no prior knowledge of the field. Since then a generation of readers has used the book as an entry not only into structuralism and semiotics,...

    Published July 16th 2003 by Routledge