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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Public Service Translation

Mustapha Taibi.

in The Oxford Handbook of Translation Studies

March 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Linguistics; Translation and Interpretation. 5520 words.

This article is an overview of the concept and relevance of public service translation (PST). PST is written translation of informative texts, addressed by authorities or institutions to...

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Conference Interpreting

Franz Pöchhacker.

in The Oxford Handbook of Translation Studies

March 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Linguistics; Translation and Interpretation. 6827 words.

This article introduces the concept of conference interpreting. It describes the origins and evolution of conference interpreting as a profession. Within the field of translation studies,...

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Public Service Interpreting

Sandra Hale.

in The Oxford Handbook of Translation Studies

March 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Linguistics; Translation and Interpretation. 5766 words.

This article gives an overview of the discipline of public service interpreting (PSI), discussing its issues, challenges, and controversies. PSI is the type of interpreting that takes place...

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Signed Language Interpreting

Jemina Napier.

in The Oxford Handbook of Translation Studies

March 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Linguistics; Translation and Interpretation. 7834 words.

This article describes signed language interpreting (SLI) as an emerging discipline. It provides a survey of the history and characteristics of SLI, the settings where signed language...

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Consecutive Interpreting

Franz Pöchhacker.

in The Oxford Handbook of Translation Studies

March 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Linguistics; Translation and Interpretation; Pragmatics. 4764 words.

This article introduces the concept of consecutive interpreting, which is associated with the domain of conference interpreting, but it also comes up in connection with liaison interpreting...

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