Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT, USA : Ashgate, 
xxi, 325 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Law, language and communication.
Formatted Contents Note
Foreword : new challenges for legal translation / Heikki Eero Sakari Mattila Legal translatability process as the "third space" : insights into theory and practice / Anne Wagner, King-Kui Sin and Le Cheng Translation vs. decoding strategies in law and economics scholarship / Mariusz Jerzy Golecki Cultural transfer and conceptualisation in legal discourse / Anne Wagner, King-Kui Sin and Le Cheng Lost in translation : linguistic diversity and the elusive quest for plain meaning in the law / Janet Ainsworth Translation equivalence as a legal fiction / Janny HC Leung Trying to see the wood despite the trees : a plain approach to legal translation / Víctor González-Ruiz Minimal unit of legal translation vs. minimal unit of thought / Svetlana V. Vlasenko Parameters for problem-solving in legal translation : implications for legal lexicography and institutional terminology management Fernando prieto ramos Structuring a legal translation course : a framework for decision-making in legal translator training / Catherine Way EU legislative texts and translation / Colin Robertson Phraseology in legal translation: a corpus-based analysis of textual mapping in EU law / Łucja Biel Translating international arbitration norms into the Italian language and culture / Maurizio Gotti Translating domestic legislation: a comparative analysis of English versions of Brazilian law on arbitration / Celina Frade Translation of Japanese laws and regulations / Kayoko Takeda and Yasuhiro Sekine Important translation strategies used in legal translation : examples of Hooper's translation of the Ottoman majalla into English / Rafat Y. Alwazna On the translation of the criminal procedure law of the PRC / Lijin Sha and Jian Li The new Czech civil code : lessons from legal translation a case-study analysis / Marta Chromá Multilevel translation analysis of a key legal concept : persona juris and legal pluralism / Sandy Lamalle Afterword : the trials and tribulations of legal translation / Deborah Cao.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
K213 .A744 2014
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