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Title: Methods and Strategies of Process Research
Subtitle: Integrative approaches in Translation Studies
Edited By: Cecilia Alvstad
Adelina Hild
Elisabet Tiselius
URL: http://benjamins.com/catalog/btl.94
Series Title: Benjamins Translation Library 94
Description:

The volume includes contributions on the cognitive processes underlying
translation and interpreting, which represent innovative research with a
methodological and empirical orientation. The methodological section offers
an assessment/validation of different time lag measures; discusses the
challenges of interpreting keystroke and eye-tracking data in translation, and
triangulating disfluency analysis and eye-tracking data in sight translation
research. The remainder of the volume features empirical studies on such
topics as: metaphor comprehension; audience perception in subtitling
research; translation and meta-linguistic awareness; effect of language-pair
specific factors on interpreting quality. A special section is dedicated to
expertise studies which look at the link between problem analysis and meta-
knowledge in experienced translators; the effects of linguistic complexity on
expert interpreting; strategic processing and tacit knowledge in professional
interpreting.
The volume celebrates the work of Birgitta Englund
Dimitrova and her contribution to the development of process-oriented
research.

Publication Year: 2011
Publisher: John Benjamins
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Linguistic Field(s): Translation
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ISBN-13: 9789027285195
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