9780367227326-0367227320-Becoming a Translator: An Introduction to the Theory and Practice of Translation

Becoming a Translator: An Introduction to the Theory and Practice of Translation

ISBN-13: 9780367227326
ISBN-10: 0367227320
Edition: 4
Author: Robinson, Douglas
Publication date: 2019
Publisher: Routledge
Format: Paperback 318 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780367227326
ISBN-10: 0367227320
Edition: 4
Author: Robinson, Douglas
Publication date: 2019
Publisher: Routledge
Format: Paperback 318 pages

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Acknowledged authors Robinson, Douglas wrote Becoming a Translator: An Introduction to the Theory and Practice of Translation comprising 318 pages back in 2019. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0367227320 and 9780367227326. Since then Becoming a Translator: An Introduction to the Theory and Practice of Translation textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $ 0.30 or rent at the marketplace.

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Fusing theory with advice and information about the practicalities of translating, Becoming a Translator is the essential resource for novice and practicing translators. The book explains how the market works, helps translators learn how to translate faster and more accurately, as well as providing invaluable advice and tips about how to deal with potential problems, such as stress.

The fourth edition has been revised and updated throughout, offering:

  • a whole new chapter on multimedia translation, with a discussion of the move from "intersemiotic translation" to "audiovisual translation," "media access" and "accessibility studies"
  • new sections on cognitive translation studies, translation technology, online translator communities, crowd-sourced translation, and online ethnography
  • "tweetstorms" capturing the best advice from top industry professionals on Twitter
  • student voices, especially from Greater China

Including suggestions for discussion, activities, and hints for the teaching of translation, and drawing on detailed advice from top translation professionals, the fourth edition of Becoming a Translator remains invaluable for students and teachers of Translation Studies, as well as those working in the field of translation.

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