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The changing scene in world languages [electronic resource] : issues and challenges / edited by Marian B. Labrum.

Publication:
Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Publishing Co., c1997.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (160 p.)
Series:
American Translators Association scholarly monograph series ; v. 9, 1997.
American Translators Association scholarly monograph series, 0890-4111 ; vol. IX 1997
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Subjects:
Language and languages -- Variation.
Translating and interpreting.
Multilingualism.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
The 1997 ATA volume brings together articles on translation practice into the 21st century. Contributions deal with the Information Age, multilingualism in Europe, English as a Lingua Franca, Terminology standardization, translating for the media, and new directions in translator training. A comprehensive bibliography of dissertations makes this a useful reference tool.
Contents:
THE CHANGING SCENE IN WORLD LANGUAGES; Title page; Copyright page; Table of contents; Editor's Preface to The Changing Scene in World Languages; Valediction; Section 1: Where We Have Been and Where We Are Going; Translation in the Information Age; Implications of Multilingualism in the European Union for Translator Training in Spain; Spanish Film Translation: Ideology, Censorship and the Supremacy of the National Language; Section 2: Theoretical and Conceptual Perspectives; Standardization and Interference in Terminology; Translating Ausbausprachen
Issues Today, Challengesfor Tomorrow: Translation and English as the International Lingua FrancaSection 3:Interaction and Development; Strawberry Flowers in Realms of Chocolate: The Training of Literary Translators; Disability Issues in Translation/Interpretation; Bibliography of Dissertations about Translation Topics (1973-1996); Contributors; Corporate Members; Institutional Members; American Translators Association Officers and Board of Directors, 1997; INDEX
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Labrum, Marian B.
ISBN:
1-283-17443-X
9786613174437
90-272-8352-4
OCLC:
741492707