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Title: Translation in Context
Edited By: Andrew Chesterman
Natividad Gallardo San Salvado
Yves Gambier
Series Title: Benjamins Translation Library 39

Translation in Context is a collection of contributions from the 1998 Congress arranged by EST, the European Society for Translation Studies, in Granada, Spain. It illustrates some of the latest research interests and achievements in Translation Studies at the turn of the millennium. The contributions show how the context of Translation Studies has expanded to cover new documentation techniques, cultural and psychological factors, the latest computer tools, ideological issues, media translation, and new methodologies. A total of 32 papers deal with: (I) Conceptual analysis in Translation Studies, (II) Situational, sociological and political factors, (III) Psychological and cognitive aspects, (IV) Translation effects, Computer aids, (VI) Text-type studies, (VII) Culture-bound concepts, and (VIII) Translation history. The languages of the papers and abstracts are English, French, German and Spanish.

Publication Year: 1998
Publisher: John Benjamins
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Linguistic Field(s): Translation
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 1556199864
ISBN-13: 9781556199868
Prices: U.S. $ 176
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9027216444
ISBN-13: N/A
Prices: NLG 190.00