Introducing Translation Studies is the definitive guide to the theories and Exclusive journal articles and other reading materials chosen by Jeremy Munday. One advantage of Introducing. Translation Studies: Theories and. Applications by Jeremy Munday is that it demonstrates how translation theory applies to the. Introducing Translation Studies: Theories and Applications. Front Cover. Jeremy Munday. Routledge, Feb 28, – Language Arts & Disciplines – pages.

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A great book that compiles a lot of different theories and practices regarding translation and translation studies.

It might offer a good overview of the field, but there is way to much repetition. Nevertheless, the chapters that I went through felt a bit too overlapping at places, it was like I made no process at all. I had to keep twisting ttranslation book around constantly to try t Well structured, easy to understand, and does a great job of pointing readers to tons of related literature.

Translatoin 19, Eg rated it liked it. The author takes the subject waaaay to serious to a point where it almost becomes comical e. Discourse and Register analysis approaches. Dec 25, Sara Jremy added it Shelves: Pretty poorly written, but basically the only book in existence for this niche.

Research and commentary projects. I expected much more from this book.

This books is probably more useful for new students in the field but as someone merely interested in the subject I found this book to be a great resource for explaining the current issues surrounding translation and interpretation with tonnes of examples and many references for further reading.


It was easy to read. Iris rated it it was amazing Nov 12, I think this book provides a very easy-to-use source of information for students interested in Translation research, as well as to be introduced to the history of Translation.

Introducing Translation Studies

A good, valuable review of different theories. Books by Jeremy Munday. New features in this third edition include: Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Cultural and ideological turns. I feel like the book covered what its title promises; it introduced translation studies.

For me this particular introducion was way too long and way too dull. Trivia About Introducing Trans Munday explores each theory chapter-by-chapter and tests the different approaches by applying them to texts. The texts discussed are taken from a broad range of languages – English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Punjabi, Portuguese and Spanish – and English transla This introductory textbook provides an accessible overview of the key contributions to translation theory. No trivia or quizzes yet.

A wide variety of text types is analysed, including a tourist brochure, a children’s cookery book, a Harry Potter novel, the Bible, literary reviews and translators’ prefaces, film translation, a technical text and a European Parliament speech. To ask other readers questions about Introducing Translation Studiesplease sign up.

Zenzibar rated it did not like it Apr 07, I felt that this book was an ideal way to anticipate my future degree and I look forward to referring back to this text as my studies progress. My class thought it a problem that the conclusions mostly are ‘we can’t really give you rules, just tell you what other people do’, which I actually find very useful.


To see what your imtroducing thought of this book, please sign up. This introduction to Translation Studies was a revelation in how it introduced me to the new terminology I will be working with.

For me, it is a helpful guide as a translation student. I was hoping for something munda might help with translating, but apparently translation studies aren’t about that. The chapter on machine Ahead of embarking upon a Translation BA at Cardiff University, I thought I’d prepare by investigating one of the course textbooks. This introductory textbook provides an accessible overview of the key contributions to translagion theory.

This is a practical, user-friendly textbook that gives a comprehensive insight into how translation studies has evolved, and is ibtroducing evolving. It is an invaluable resource for anyone studying this fascinating subject area. It was a little hard to get through, though. Theories and Applications Jeremy Munday Limited preview – Anna rated it it was ok Jun 14, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Dec 30, Miriam inrroducing it liked it.

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Lists with This Book. The only thing that made me unhappy was the poor quality of the binding. Account Options Sign in.