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Forthcoming Books

  1. Translation and Society

    An Introduction

    By Sergey Tyulenev

    This essential new textbook guides readers through the social aspects and sociologically informed approaches to the study of translation. Sergey Tyulenev surveys implicitly and explicitly sociological approaches to the study of translation, drawing on the most important and influential works both...

    To Be Published May 29th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Comparative Law - Engaging Translation

    Edited by Simone Glanert

    In an era marked by processes of economic, political and legal integration that are arguably unprecedented in their range and impact, the translation of law has assumed a significance which it would be hard to overstate. The following situations are typical. A French law school is teaching French...

    To Be Published June 19th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Translation, Poetics, and the Stage

    Six French Hamlets

    By Romy Heylen

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Shakespeare in Performance

    This book establishes an analytical model for the description of existing translations in their historical context within a framework suggested by systemic concepts of literature. It argues against mainstream 20th-century translation theory and, by proposing a socio-cultural model of translation,...

    To Be Published July 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Audiovisual Translation

    Theories, Methods and Issues

    By Luis Pérez-González

    From the lucrative blockbusters distributed by powerful Hollywood studios to the brief videos assembled and circulated by ordinary people, contemporary screen culture is populated by a growing variety of audiovisual texts travelling across different languages and cultures. Audiovisual Translation:...

    To Be Published August 12th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Economics of Language

    International Analyses

    By Barry R. Chiswick, Paul W. Miller

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy

    Written by two internationally renowned experts in the field, this book explores the determinants of dominant language proficiency among immigrants and other linguistic minorities and the consequences of this proficiency for the labour market. Using empirical material from a range of countries,...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Translation and Language Education

    Pedagogic Approaches Explored

    By Sara Laviosa

    Series: Translation Theories Explored

    The revival of translation as a means of learning and teaching a foreign language and as a skill in its own right is occurring at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in universities. In this book, Sara Laviosa proposes a translation-based pedagogy that is grounded in theory and has been...

    To Be Published August 19th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Translation and Localisation in Video Games

    By Miguel Á. Bernal-Merino

    Series: Routledge Advances in Translation Studies

    This book is a multidisciplinary study of the translation and localisation of video games. It offers a descriptive analysis of the industry – understood as a global phenomenon in entertainment – and aims to explain the norms governing present industry practices, as well as game localisation...

    To Be Published September 16th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Translation Quality Assessment

    Past and Present

    By Juliane House

    Translation Quality Assessment has become one of the key issues in translation studies. This comprehensive and up-to-date treatment of translation evaluation makes explicit the grounds of judging the worth of a translation and emphasizes that translation is, at its core, a linguistic art. Written...

    To Be Published September 29th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Translation and Linguistic Hybridity

    Constructing World-View

    By Susanne Klinger

    Series: Routledge Advances in Translation Studies

    This volume outlines a new approach to the study of linguistic hybridity and its translation in cross-cultural writing. By building on concepts from narratology, cognitive poetics, stylistics, and film studies, it explores how linguistic hybridity contributes to the reader’s construction of the...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Arabic-English-Arabic Legal Translation

    By Hanem El-Farahaty

    This textbook examines the linguistic problems of translating legal discourse from Arabic into English and vice versa. Using a comparative-contrastive approach and corpus-based research, it analyses parallel authentic documents to look at the legal features of both languages and uncover the...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge