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  1. Roman Theories of Translation

    Surpassing the Source

    By Siobhán McElduff

    Series: Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

    For all that Cicero is often seen as the father of translation theory, his and other Roman comments on translation are often divorced from the complicated environments that produced them. The first book-length study in English of its kind, Roman Theories of Translation: Surpassing the Source...

    Published May 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  2. Conference Interpreting

    A Student’s Practice Book

    By Andrew Gillies

    Conference Interpreting: A Student’s Practice Book brings together a comprehensive compilation of tried and tested practical exercises which hone the sub-skills that make up successful conference interpreting Unique in its exclusively practical focus, Conference Interpreting: A Student’s Practice...

    Published May 16th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Towards a General Theory of Translational Action

    Skopos Theory Explained

    By Katharina Reiss, Hans J Vermeer

    This is the first English translation of the seminal book by Katharina Reiß and Hans Vermeer, Grundlegung einer allgemeinen Translationstheorie, first published in 1984. The first part of the book was written by Vermeer and explains the theoretical foundations and basic principles of skopos theory...

    Published March 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  4. Russian Writers on Translation

    An Anthology

    Edited by Brian James Baer, Natalia Olshanskaya

    Since the early eighteenth century, following Peter the Great’s policy of forced westernization, translation in Russia has been a very visible and much-discussed practice. Generally perceived as an important service to the state and the nation, translation was also viewed as a high art, leading...

    Published February 28th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Revising and Editing for Translators

    3rd Edition

    By Brian Mossop

    Series: Translation Practices Explained

    Revising and Editing for Translators provides guidance and learning materials for translation students learning to edit texts written by others, and professional translators wishing to improve their self-revision ability or learning to revise the work of others. Editing is understood as making...

    Published January 27th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Textual Transformations in Children's Literature

    Adaptations, Translations, Reconsiderations

    Edited by Benjamin Lefebvre

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    This book offers new critical approaches for the study of adaptations, abridgments, translations, parodies, and mash-ups that occur internationally in contemporary children’s culture. It follows recent shifts in adaptation studies that call for a move beyond fidelity criticism, a paradigm that...

    Published December 18th 2012 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge Handbook of Translation Studies

    Edited by Carmen Millán, Francesca Bartrina

    Series: Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics

    The Routledge Handbook of Translation Studies provides a comprehensive, state-of-the-art account of the complex field of translation studies. Written by leading specialists from around the world, this volume brings together authoritative original articles on pressing issues including: the...

    Published December 5th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Translation in the Digital Age

    By Michael Cronin

    Series: New Perspectives in Translation and Interpreting Studies

    Translation is living through a period of revolutionary upheaval. The effects of digital technology and the internet on translation are continuous, widespread and profound. From automatic online translation services to the rise of crowdsourced translation and the proliferation of translation Apps...

    Published December 5th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Interpreting Justice

    Ethics, Politics and Language

    By Moira Inghilleri

    Series: Routledge Advances in Translation Studies

    In this timely study, Inghilleri examines the interface between ethics, language, and politics during acts of interpreting, with reference to two particular sites of transnational conflict: the political and judicial context of asylum adjudication and the geo-political context of war. The book...

    Published December 4th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Translation Changes Everything

    Theory and Practice

    By Lawrence Venuti

    In Translation Changes Everything leading theorist Lawrence Venuti gathers fourteen of his incisive essays since 2000. The selection sketches the trajectory of his thinking about translation while engaging with the main trends in research and commentary. The issues covered include basic concepts...

    Published November 27th 2012 by Routledge