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Author Byrne, Jody.

Title Scientific and Technical Translation Explained : a Nuts and Bolts Guide for Beginners
Published Routledge, 2014
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Description 1 online resource
Series Translation practices explained
Translation practices explained.
Contents 1. Scientific and technical translation -- 2. Translation and technical communication -- 3. Understanding technical documentation -- 4. Case studies -- 5. Basic translation techniques -- 6. Pitfalls, problems and how to deal with them
Summary From microbiology to nuclear physics and chemistry to software engineering, scientific and technical translation is a complex activity that involves communicating specialized information on a variety of subjects across multiple languages. It requires expert linguistic knowledge and writing skills, combined with the ability to research and understand complex concepts and present them to a range of different audiences. Using a combination of interdisciplinary research, real-world examples drawn from professional practice and numerous learning activities, this introductory textbook equips the
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 190-195) and index
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Subject Communication of technical information.
Technology -- Translating.
Communication of technical information.
Technology -- Translating.
Form Electronic book
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