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Translation, sociolinguistic, and consumer issues in interpreting

Translation, sociolinguistic, and consumer issues in interpreting

Author: Melanie Metzger; Earl Fleetwood
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Gallaudet University Press, 2007.
Series: Studies in interpretation (Washington, D.C.), v. 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection focuses on scholarship over a refined spectrum of issues that confront interpreters internationally. Editors Melanie Metzger and Earl Fleetwood call upon researchers from the United States, Ireland, Australia, and the Philippines to share their findings in six chapters. (Publisher).
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Translation, sociolinguistic, and consumer issues in interpreting.
Washington, D.C. : Gallaudet University Press, 2007
(OCoLC)608305226
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Melanie Metzger; Earl Fleetwood
ISBN: 9781563683602 1563683601
OCLC Number: 154789793
Description: 226 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Handling and incorporation of idioms in interpretation / Roberto R. Santiago, Lisa Frey Barrick --
Deep and meaningful conversation : challenging interpreter impartiality in the semantics and pragmatics classroom / Lorraine Leeson, Susan Foley-Cave --
Initial observations on code-switching in the voice interpretations of two Filipino interpreters / Liza B. Martinez --
Indirectness strategies in American Sign Language requests and refusals : deconstructing the deaf-as-direct stereotype / Daniel Roush --
An invitation to dance : deaf consumers' perception of signed language interpreters and interpreting / Jemina Napier, Meg J. Rohan --
Use of space during and English-to-ASL interpretation when a visual aid is present / Amy Frasu.
Series Title: Studies in interpretation (Washington, D.C.), v. 3.
Responsibility: Melanie Metzger and Earl Fleetwood, editors.

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This collection focuses on scholarship over a refined spectrum of issues that confront interpreters internationally. Editors Melanie Metzger and Earl Fleetwood call upon researchers from the United States, Ireland, Australia, and the Philippines to share their findings in six chapters. (Publisher).
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