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Sign Language Interpreting: Exploring Its Art and Science (2nd Edition)

 
 
 
 
Sign Language Interpreting: Exploring Its Art and Science (2nd Edition)
Author: David Stewart - Jerome D. Schein - Brenda E. Cartw
ISBN 13: 9780205407941
ISBN 10: 205407943
Edition: 2
Publisher: Pearson
Publication Date: 2003-10-06
Format: Paperback
Pages: 288
List Price: $121.00
 
 

Sign Language Interpreting: Exploring Its Art and Science is a comprehensive exploration of the practice and research relating to sign language interpreting. A pleasant conversational style of writing is used to present the problems, the issues, and the options in this field as they are known today. The reader is taken on a journey from the early days of interpreting, to the professionalization of interpreters, to an examination of past and present models of interpreting. The business and ethical aspects of interpreting are discussed while focusing on current practice.