Books by Publisher: Insearch Education and International Programs Office

    Fundamental Aspects of Interpreter Education: Curriculum and Assessment

    By David B. Sawyer

    Hardback Save £39.54 = £65.46

    The author offers an overview of the Interpreting Studies literature on curriculum and assessment. A discussion of curriculum definitions, foundations, and guidelines suggests a framework based upon scientific and humanistic approaches - curriculum as process and as interaction. Language testing concepts are introduced and related to interpreting. By exploring means...

    Oliver Twist Set with CD

    By Virginia Evans

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    Computers and Translation: A translator\'s guide

    Hardback Save £37.94 = £63.06

    Designed for translators and other professional linguists, this work attempts to clarify, explain and exemplify the impact that computers have had and are having on their profession. The book concerns machine translation, computer-aided translation and the future of translation and the computer.

    From Sign to Signing

    By Wolfgang G. Muller

    Hardback Save £33.54 = £56.46

    This volume covers topics including: auditory and visual signs and signing; visual iconicity and iconic mapping; structural iconicity; and intermedial iconicity.

    Emotional Cognition: From brain to behaviour

    Paperback Save £21.54 = £38.46

    This title seeks to provide a rounded picture of computational approaches to emotion and cognition by looking at the algorithmic and computational levels. It seeks to provide computationally explicit accounts of the relationship between these two domains.

    A History of Literature in the Caribbean: Volume 2: English- and Dutch-speaking regions

    Hardback Save £64.74 = £103.26

    This history of literature in the Carribean focuses on English- and Dutch-speaking regions. Topics covered include: the anglophone Caribbean; literary development - a contrastive history; genre - a contrastive history; and The Netherlands, Antilles, Aruba, and Suriname.

    Wh-Movement and the Theory of Feature-Checking

    By Andrew Simpson

    Hardback £88.00

    Re-written version of Simpson's 1995 doctoral dissertation, examining wh-expletive questions in Hindi and Iraqi Arabic among various other additions. The book's focus is centred on wh-constructions.

    Talking at Cross-Purposes: The dynamics of miscommunication

    By Angeliki Tzanne

    Hardback Save £6.74 = £85.26

    This text argues that cross-cultural miscommunication is not just a matter of differing cultural background, but that its creation and development are tightly interwoven with the dynamic manner in which social encounters unfold.

    Handbook of Pragmatics: 1997 Installment

    Other £48.06

    This volume is the third updatable part of the "Handbook of Pragmatics". Along with the previous supplement 90-272-2158-8 and further supplements to be published at yearly intervals, it gives an overview of the subfields, traditions, methodologies and concepts of pragmatics.

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