New Book: Scientific and Technical Translation
By Maeve Olohan
Paperback: 978-0-415-83786-6 I September 2015
Hardback: 978-0-415-83784-2 | September 2015
Scientific and Technical Translation focuses on texts that are typically translated in scientific and technical domains, such as technical instructions, data sheets and brochures, patents, scientific research articles and abstracts, popular science press releases and news reports.
Including a wide range of relevant tasks and activities, examples from the most commonly taught language pairs and a glossary of key terms, this is the essential textbook for modules on scientific and technical translation and specialised translation.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Scientific and technical translation as a professional activity
Chapter 2: Resources for scientific and technical translation
Chapter 3: Technical instructions
Chapter 4: Technical data sheets and technical brochures
Chapter 5: Patents
Chapter 6: Professional science
Chapter 7: Popular science