Item description for Corpus-based Translation Studies: Theory, Findings, Applications ( Approaches to Translation Studies 17) by Sara Laviosa...
In the course of the last 10 years corpus-based studies of translation have given rise to a sizeable and coherent body of research within Pure and Applied Translation Studies. In view of these developments, it is important to assess the state of the art of Corpus-based Translation Studies and attempt to identify some of the main trends that are likely to characterise its expansion. The aim of this volume is to examine and evaluate the main ideas, methods of analysis, findings, and pedagogical applications of this relatively young and promising field of research. Translator trainees and teachers of translation, professional translators, young researchers, and scholars in Translation Studies will find the principles, the methodology, the discoveries, and the practical applications of corpus-based research useful and inspiring. They are useful in as far as they equip translation practitioners with tools and techniques that can truly improve the quality and efficiency of their work. They are inspiring because they reveal facts of the process and product of translation which are new, consistent, and based on solid empirical foundations.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.5" Width: 6" Height: 9" Weight: 0.5 lbs.
Release Date Feb 25, 2002
ISBN 9042014873 ISBN13 9789042014879
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More About Sara Laviosa
Sara Laviosa has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Bari, Italy Bari University, Italy Bari University, Ital.