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Interpreting as a Discourse Process (Oxford Studies in Sociolinguistics)

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This book studies interpreting between languages as a discourse process and as about managing communication between two people who do not speak a common language. Roy examines the turn exchanges of a face-to-face interpreted event in order to offer a definition of interpreted events, describe the process of taking turns with an interpreter, and account for the role of the interpreter in terms of the performance in interaction.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 133-138) and index.

Table of Contents

1. Overview

2. Discourse and Interpreting

3. Analyzing Interpreted Encounters

4. The Meeting and the Participants

5. Turn Exchanges in an Interpreted Professor-Student Conference

6. Role Performance in a Discourse Process

7. Interpreting as a Discourse Process

Bibliography

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780195119480
Author:
Roy, Cynthia B.
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Author:
null, Cynthia B.
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Linguistics
Subject:
Anthropology - Cultural
Subject:
Discourse analysis
Subject:
Anthropological linguistics
Subject:
Translating and interpreting
Subject:
Linguistics | Sociolinguistics
Subject:
Linguistics | Sociolinguistics and Anthropological Linguistics
Subject:
Linguistics - General
Subject:
Linguistics | Sociolinguistics & Anthropological Linguistics
Series:
Oxford studies in sociolinguistics
Series Volume:
no. 1
Publication Date:
19991131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
23 line illus
Pages:
152
Dimensions:
8.50x5.44x.65 in. .74 lbs.

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Anthropology » Cultural Anthropology
History and Social Science » Linguistics » General
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History and Social Science » Politics » United States » Politics
Metaphysics » General
Reference » Editing
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