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The Routledge Handbook of Interpreting

Edited by: Holly Mikkelson , Renée Jourdenais

Print publication date:  March  2015
Online publication date:  February  2015

Print ISBN: 9780415811668
eBook ISBN: 9781315745381
Adobe ISBN: 9781317595021

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Book description

The Routledge Handbook of Interpreting provides a comprehensive survey of the field of interpreting for a global readership. The handbook includes an introduction and four sections with thirty one chapters by leading international contributors.

The four sections cover:

    • The history and evolution of the field
    • The core areas of interpreting studies from conference interpreting to interpreting in conflict zones and voiceover
    • Current issues and debates from ethics and the role of the interpreter to the impact of globalization
    • A look to the future

Suggestions for further reading are provided with every chapter. The Routledge Handbook of Interpreting is an essential reference for researchers and advanced students of interpreting.

Table of contents

Prelims Download PDF
Chapter  1:  Introduction Download PDF
Chapter  2:  The history of the interpreting profession Download PDF
Chapter  3:  Key Internal Players in the Development of the Interpreting Profession Download PDF
Chapter  4:  Key external players in the development of the interpreting profession Download PDF
Chapter  5:  Evolution of interpreting research Download PDF
Chapter  6:  Simultaneous interpreting Download PDF
Chapter  7:  Consecutive interpreting Download PDF
Chapter  8:  Signed language interpreting Download PDF
Chapter  9:  Comparing signed and spoken language interpreting Download PDF
Chapter  10:  Sight translation Download PDF
Chapter  11:  Transcription and translation Download PDF
Chapter  12:  Conference interpreting Download PDF
Chapter  13:  Court interpreting Download PDF
Chapter  14:  Interpreting in asylum proceedings Download PDF
Chapter  15:  Community interpreting Download PDF
Chapter  16:  Healthcare interpreting Download PDF
Chapter  17:  Interpreting in mental health care Download PDF
Chapter  18:  Interpreting in education Download PDF
Chapter  19:  Interpreting for the mass media Download PDF
Chapter  20:  Interpreting in conflict zones Download PDF
Chapter  21:  Ethics and the role of the interpreter Download PDF
Chapter  22:  Vicarious trauma and stress management Download PDF
Chapter  23:  Remote interpreting Download PDF
Chapter  24:  Quality Download PDF
Chapter  25:  Assessment Download PDF
Chapter  26:  Pedagogy Download PDF
Chapter  27:  Non-professional interpreters Download PDF
Chapter  28:  Interpreting and professional identity Download PDF
Chapter  29:  Conclusion Download PDF
Index Download PDF
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