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Interpreting in the Community and Workplace

A Practical Teaching Guide

Authors: Rudvin, Mette, Tomassini, Elena

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About this book

An innovative and comprehensive guide that can be applied to a wide range of dialogue settings this educational tool for trainers in all fields of dialogue interpreting addresses not only the two key areas of Community- and Public Service Interpreting, the legal and health sectors, but also business interpreting.

About the authors

METTE RUDVIN has been teaching at the University of Bologna, Italy since 1996. She works from time to time as a community interpreter between English, Italian and Urdu and has published widely on translation and community interpreting. 

ELENA TOMASSINI has been working as a conference interpreter since 1980. She taught at the University of Bologna from 1992 to 2009 and now teaches at SSML (Science of Linguistic Mediation), Fondazione Universitaria San Pellegrino.

Table of contents (7 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Rudvin, Mette (et al.)

    Pages 1-10

  • Interpreting In and For the Community, Between Practice and Practitioners: A Few Theoretical Premises

    Rudvin, Mette (et al.)

    Pages 11-24

  • Theoretical Issues: The Impact of Cross-cultural Communication, Institutional Hierarchies and Professional Ethics on Interpreting

    Rudvin, Mette (et al.)

    Pages 25-43

  • Background: Health Services, Legal Institutions and the Business Sector

    Rudvin, Mette (et al.)

    Pages 44-78

  • Teaching Methods and Objectives: Course Structure

    Rudvin, Mette (et al.)

    Pages 79-88

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Hardcover $120.00
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $41.00
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  • ISBN 978-0-230-28515-6
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Interpreting in the Community and Workplace
Book Subtitle
A Practical Teaching Guide
Authors
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-30746-9
DOI
10.1057/9780230307469
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-28514-9
Softcover ISBN
978-0-230-28515-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 237
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