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Product Description: Who mediated intercultural exchanges in 9th-century East Asia or in early voyages to the Americas? Did the Soviets or the Americans invent simultaneous interpreting equipment? How did the US government train its first Chinese interpreters? Why is it that Taiwanese interpreters were executed for Japanese war crimes? Bringing together papers from an international symposium held at Rikkyo University in 2014 along with two select pieces, this volume pursues such questions in an eclectic exploration of the practice of interpreting, the recruitment of interpreters, and the challenges interpreters have faced in diplomacy, colonization, religion, war, and occupation...read more

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9789027258670 | John Benjamins Pub Co, March 10, 2016, cover price $143.00 | About this edition: Who mediated intercultural exchanges in 9th-century East Asia or in early voyages to the Americas?

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Product Description: In 1495, the Spanish humanist Antonio de Nebrija published a Spanish-to-Latin dictionary that became a best seller. Over the next century it was revised dozens of times, in nine European cities. As these dictionaries made their way around the globe in this age of encounters, their lists of Spanish words became frameworks for dictionaries of non-Latin languages...read more

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9781625341631 | Univ of Massachusetts Pr, November 30, 2015, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: In 1495, the Spanish humanist Antonio de Nebrija published a Spanish-to-Latin dictionary that became a best seller.

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9781625341709 | Univ of Massachusetts Pr, November 30, 2015, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: In 1495, the Spanish humanist Antonio de Nebrija published a Spanish-to-Latin dictionary that became a best seller.

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9789027240163, titled "More About Tirant Lo Blanc / Més Sobre El Tirant Lo Blanc: From the Sources to the Tradition / De Les Fonts a La Tradició" | John Benjamins Pub Co, December 16, 2015, cover price $135.00

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Product Description: The Routledge Handbook of Interpreting provides a comprehensive survey of the field of interpreting for a global readership. The handbook includes an introduction and four sections with thirty one chapters by leading international contributors...read more
By Renee Jourdenais (editor)

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9780415811668 | Routledge, March 18, 2015, cover price $215.00 | About this edition: The Routledge Handbook of Interpreting provides a comprehensive survey of the field of interpreting for a global readership.

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Product Description: Communication is the basis for human societies, while contact between communities is the basis for translation. Whether by conflict or cooperation, translation has played a major role in the evolution of societies and it has evolved with them...read more
By Alberto Fuertes (editor) and Esther Torres-Simon (editor)

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9781443871136 | Cambridge Scholars Pub, February 1, 2015, cover price $71.95 | About this edition: Communication is the basis for human societies, while contact between communities is the basis for translation.
9780442011260, titled "The Professional Chef''s Techniques of Healthy Cooking" | Van Nostrand Reinhold, October 1, 1992, cover price $49.95 | also contains The Professional Chef''s Techniques of Healthy Cooking | About this edition: Discusses nutritional requirements, demonstrates healthful cooking techniques, discusses menus, and shares a variety of recipes

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Product Description: How do translators manage relations with parties in a position of authority and power? The book investigates the intellectual, social and professional identity of translators and interpreters across different time periods and locations when their role involves a negotiation with political powers and cultural authorities...read more
By Dario Tessicini (editor)

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9781137400031, titled "Translators, Interpreters, and Cultural Negotiators: Mediating and Communicating Power from the Middle Ages to the Modern Era" | Palgrave Macmillan, December 6, 2014, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: How do translators manage relations with parties in a position of authority and power?

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9780380706396, titled "Five Graves to Boot Hill" | Reprint edition (Avon Books, March 1, 1989), cover price $2.75 | also contains Five Graves to Boot Hill

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Product Description: Two are the starting points of this book. On the one hand, the use of Doña Marina/La Malinche as a symbol of the violation of the Americas by the Spanish conquerors as well as a metaphor of her treason to the Mexican people. On the other, the role of the translations of Bartolomé de las Casas’s Brevísima relación de la destrucción de las Indias in the creation and expansion of the Spanish Black Legend...read more

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9789027258533 | John Benjamins Pub Co, November 14, 2014, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: Two are the starting points of this book.

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9780373627103, titled "Incident at Plei Soi" | Harlequin Books, February 1, 1988, cover price $2.75 | also contains Incident at Plei Soi

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Product Description: In translating Charles Perrault's seventeenth-century Histoires ou contes du temps passé, avec des Moralités into English, Angela Carter worked to modernize the language and message of the tales before rewriting many of them for her own famous collection of fairy tales for adults, The Bloody Chamber, published two years later...read more

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9780814336342 | Wayne State Univ Pr, November 15, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In translating Charles Perrault's seventeenth-century Histoires ou contes du temps passé, avec des Moralités into English, Angela Carter worked to modernize the language and message of the tales before rewriting many of them for her own famous collection of fairy tales for adults, The Bloody Chamber, published two years later.

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Product Description: Drawing on approaches from literary studies, history, linguistics, and art history, and ranging from Late Antiquity to the sixteenth century, this collection views 'translation' broadly as the adaptation and transmission of cultural inheritance...read more
By Charles D. Wright (editor)

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9781409446972 | Ashgate Pub Co, December 19, 2012, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Drawing on approaches from literary studies, history, linguistics, and art history, and ranging from Late Antiquity to the sixteenth century, this collection views 'translation' broadly as the adaptation and transmission of cultural inheritance.

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Product Description: The Translation Studies Reader provides a definitive survey of the most important and influential developments in translation theory and research, with an emphasis on twentieth-century developments. With introductory essays prefacing each section, the book places a wide range of seminal and innovative readings within their thematic, cultural and historical contexts...read more
By Lawrence Venuti (editor)

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9780415613477 | 3 revised edition (Routledge, July 11, 2012), cover price $180.00 | About this edition: The Translation Studies Reader provides a definitive survey of the most important and influential developments in translation theory and research, with an emphasis on twentieth-century developments.
9780415319195 | 2 edition (Routledge, June 1, 2004), cover price $165.00
9780415187466 | Routledge, January 1, 2000, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: The Translation Studies Reader is the definitive reader for the study of this dynamic interdisciplinary field.

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9780415613484 | 3 revised edition (Routledge, July 11, 2012), cover price $49.95
9780415319201 | 2 edition (Routledge, August 30, 2004), cover price $52.95 | About this edition: The Translation Studies Reader provides a definitive survey of the most important and influential developments in translation theory and research, with an emphasis on twentieth-century developments.
9780415187473 | Routledge, January 1, 2000, cover price $40.95 | About this edition: The Translation Studies Reader is the definitive reader for the study of this dynamic interdisciplinary field.

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Product Description: Translation is indispensible to transmissions of knowledge across time and place; to understanding how and what others think. There is a vast stock of theories about how to translate, deriving mainly from controversies about sacred and literary works...read more
By Melvin Richter (editor)

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9789004194267 | Brill Academic Pub, May 1, 2012, cover price $136.00 | About this edition: Translation is indispensible to transmissions of knowledge across time and place; to understanding how and what others think.

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9780380706396 | Reprint edition (Avon Books, March 1, 1989), cover price $2.75 | also contains Translators, Interpreters and Cultural Negotiators: Mediating and Communicating Power from the Middle Ages to the Modern Era
9780708964118 | Large print edition (Ulverscroft Large Print Books, June 1, 1987), cover price $8.95

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