LINGUIST List 23.888

Tue Feb 21 2012

Books: Applied Linguistics/Translation: Hasegawa

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Date: 16-Feb-2012
From: Tara Thomas <>
Subject: The Routledge Course in Japanese Translation: Hasegawa
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Title: The Routledge Course in Japanese Translation Published: 2011 Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)

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Author: Yoko Hasegawa Hardback: ISBN: 9780415607520 Pages: 358 Price: U.S. $ 130.00
Hardback: ISBN: 9780415607520 Pages: 358 Price: U.K. £ 80.00
Paperback: ISBN: 9780415486866 Pages: 358 Price: U.K. £ 29.99
Paperback: ISBN: 9780415486866 Pages: 358 Price: U.S. $ 47.95

"The Routledge Course in Japanese Translation" brings together for the firsttime material dedicated to the theory and practice of translation to and fromJapanese.

This one semester advanced course in Japanese translation is designed toraise awareness of the many considerations that must be taken into accountwhen translating a text. As students progress through the course they willacquire various tools to deal with the common problems typically involved inthe practice of translation. Particular attention is paid to the structuraldifferences between Japanese and English and to cross-culturaldissimilarities in stylistics.

Essential theory and information on the translation process are provided aswell as abundant practical tasks.

"The Routledge Course in Japanese Translation" is essential reading for allserious students of Japanese at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics                             Translation
Subject Language(s): Japanese (jpn)
Written In: English (eng)

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