Thinking German translation: a course in translation method, German to English Ian Higgins, Michael Loughridge, Hervey Sandor
Thinking German Translation 2nd Edition is a comprehensive practical course in translation for advanced students of German, which focuses on improving translation quality whilst giving clear explanations of the theoretical issues involved. This second edition brings the course up-to-date, has been fully revised to give clearer explanations of key terms, and features revised chapters on genre, compensation, and revision, and editing. Based on a detailed analysis of translations problems, Thinking German Translation features new contemporary material taken from a wide range of sources, including DT Business and politics DT Press and publicity DT Engineering DT Tourism DT Literary and consumer-oriented texts A variety of translation issues are addressed, including DT Cultural differences DT Register and dialect DT Genre DT Revision and Editing Thinking German Translation is essential reading for all students wishing to perfect their translation skills. It is also an excellent foundation for those considering a career in translation.
Categories: Reference – Writing
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN 10: 0203480147
ISBN 13: 9780415341462
Series: Thinking Translation
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