The Routledge Handbook of Interpreting (Paperback)
The Routledge Handbook of Interpreting provides a comprehensive survey of the field of interpreting for a global readership. The handbook includes an introduction and twenty-seven chapters by contributors who are experts involved in the interpreting profession and leading academics in their area.
The four sections cover:
The history and evolution of interpreting;
The core areas of interpreting studies from conference interpreting to transcription, and interpreting in conflict zones to 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 purchase for advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students of interpreting studies. Professionals working in interpreting or those looking to work in the field will also find this book invaluable.