Manual of Spanish-English Translation by Kelly WashbourneManual of Spanish-English Translation by Kelly Washbourne

Manual of Spanish-English Translation

byKelly Washbourne

Paperback | August 10, 2009

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Manual of Spanish-English Translation is the only task-based activity manual on the market for the Spanish-English language combination at the introductory level, and it is designed as a workbook and coursebook.
Kelly Washbourne is an Associate Professor of Translation in the Institute for Applied Linguistics at Kent State University, and teaches pragmatic translation courses at the bachelors, masters, and doctoral levels. He earned his MA in Translation at the Monterey Institute of International Studies, and his PhD in Hispanic Literature an...
Title:Manual of Spanish-English TranslationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:360 pages, 9.92 × 7.87 × 0.94 inPublished:August 10, 2009Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0131592971

ISBN - 13:9780131592971

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Table of Contents

Chapter   1  An Introduction to Translation: Translation as a Profession, Theory, and Practice

Chapter   2  Determining Context: Negotiating Meaning

Chapter   3  Macrocontext: Skills, Tools, and Resources for “Connecting” Texts

Chapter   4  Purpose in Translation: Audience, Text Typologies, Register, Regionalisms

Chapter   5  Translating Figurative Speech

Chapter   6  Commercial and Financial Translation

Chapter   7  Legal and Political Translation

Chapter   8  Medical Translation

Chapter   9  Scientific and Technical Translation

Chapter 10  Literary Translation

Chapter 11  Cultural and Consumer-Oriented Translation

Chapter 12  Revising, Editing, and Proofreading