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Advances in interpreting research [electronic resource] : inquiry in action / edited by Brenda Nicodemus, Laurie A. Swabey.

Material type: TextTextSeries: Benjamins translation library: v. 99.Publisher: Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : J. Benjamins, 2011Description: 1 online resource (x, 264 p.).ISBN: 9789027283023 (electronic bk.); 9027283028 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Translating and interpreting -- Research -- Methodology | Linguistic models | FICTION -- GeneralGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Advances in interpreting research.DDC classification: 418/.02072 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Advances in Interpreting Research; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Preface; Introduction; Genesis of the volume; Content of the volume; In closing; References; Researching interpreting: Approaches to inquiry; Introduction; Diversity; Epistemology; Identity; Methodology; Conclusion; References; Designing a research project: Beginning with the end in mind; Introduction; Getting started; Seeking inspiration; Refining focus: From topics of interest to researchable questions; But wait, don't I need a hypothesis?; Evaluating your questions; Defining terms and assumptions.
Summary: With the growing emphasis on scholarship in interpreting, this collection tackles issues critical to the inquiry process - from theoretical orientations in Interpreting Studies to practical considerations for conducting a research study. As a landmark volume, it charts new territory by addressing a range of topics germane to spoken and signed language interpreting research. Both provocative and pragmatic, this volume captures the thinking of an international slate of interpreting scholars including Daniel Gile, Franz P�ochhacker, Debra Russell, Barbara Moser-Mercer, Melanie Metzger, Cynthia Roy.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Advances in Interpreting Research; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Preface; Introduction; Genesis of the volume; Content of the volume; In closing; References; Researching interpreting: Approaches to inquiry; Introduction; Diversity; Epistemology; Identity; Methodology; Conclusion; References; Designing a research project: Beginning with the end in mind; Introduction; Getting started; Seeking inspiration; Refining focus: From topics of interest to researchable questions; But wait, don't I need a hypothesis?; Evaluating your questions; Defining terms and assumptions.

With the growing emphasis on scholarship in interpreting, this collection tackles issues critical to the inquiry process - from theoretical orientations in Interpreting Studies to practical considerations for conducting a research study. As a landmark volume, it charts new territory by addressing a range of topics germane to spoken and signed language interpreting research. Both provocative and pragmatic, this volume captures the thinking of an international slate of interpreting scholars including Daniel Gile, Franz P�ochhacker, Debra Russell, Barbara Moser-Mercer, Melanie Metzger, Cynthia Roy.

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