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Palgrave Studies in Translating and Interpreting

Translation and Social Media

In Theory, in Training and in Professional Practice

Authors: Desjardins, Renée

  • Employs descriptive perspectives and sociological perspectives as the main frameworks, including DTS qualitative analyses, translation flow analysis, social media monitoring, and actor-network theory
  • Uses both empirical and qualitative data from specific case study examples from the private, public and institutional sectors
  • Considers how translation programmes can integrate Social Media literacy and competency within the translation curriculum
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About this book

Offering a discussion of translation and social media through three themes, theory, training and professional practice, this book builds on emerging research in Translation Studies, including references citing recent translation and social media industry data. Topics include the translation of hashtags and the relevance of indexing, among others.

About the authors

Renée Desjardins is an Assistant Professor at the University of Saint-Boniface, Canada. Her areas of research include Translation Studies, Canadian Studies, Social Media and Food Studies. She has over ten years of professional translation experience, has worked in social media teams and has taught translation at both the undergraduate and graduate level.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Desjardins, Renée

    Pages 1-11

  • Online Social Media (OSM) and Translation

    Desjardins, Renée

    Pages 13-33

  • Translation and Social Media: In Theory

    Desjardins, Renée

    Pages 35-66

  • Translation and Social Media: In Training

    Desjardins, Renée

    Pages 67-93

  • Translation and Social Media: In Professional Practice

    Desjardins, Renée

    Pages 95-120

Buy this book

eBook $39.99
price for USA (gross)
valid through October 16, 2017
  • ISBN 978-1-137-52255-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $54.99
price for USA
valid through October 16, 2017
  • ISBN 978-1-137-52254-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Translation and Social Media
Book Subtitle
In Theory, in Training and in Professional Practice
Authors
Series Title
Palgrave Studies in Translating and Interpreting
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-52255-9
DOI
10.1057/978-1-137-52255-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-52254-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 145
Number of Illustrations and Tables
6 b/w illustrations
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