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Second Language Learning and Teaching

Cultural Conceptualizations in Translation and Language Applications

Editors: Lewandowska-Tomaszczyk, Barbara (Ed.)

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  • Goes beyond the usual compartmentalized linguistic research and focuses on the phenomena of cultural conceptualizations in translation and in various applications of language, including foreign language teaching – Cultural Linguistics is a new approach to language studies
  • Discusses social and cognitive phenomena in different contexts such as foreign language teaching, cultural models, and sign language, illustrating them with rich empirical findings
  • Shows the interdisciplinary character that sheds new light on the phenomena of language and culture in terms of cultural conceptualization phenomena
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The book comprises a selection of 14 papers concerning the general theme of cultural conceptualizations in communication and translation, as well as in various applications of language.Ten papers in first part Translation and Culture cover the topics of a cognitive approach to conceptualizations of Source Language – versus Target Language – texts in translation, derived from general language, media texts, and literature.The second part Applied Cultural Models comprises four papers discussing cultural conceptualizations of language in the educational context, particularly of Foreign Language Teaching, in online communication and communication in deaf communities. 

Table of contents (14 chapters)

Table of contents (14 chapters)
  • Primary and Secondary Translations and Their Cultural Implications

    Pages 3-13

    Lörscher, Wolfgang

  • The Bible Translation Imbroglio

    Pages 15-33

    Krzeszowski, Tomasz Paweł

  • Welcome to the Gap: The Cultural Gap of Translation at the Age of New Media

    Pages 35-46

    Abend-David, Dror

  • Cycles of Conceptualization and Reconceptualization in Translating Figurative Language

    Pages 47-63

    Ba-awaidhan, Awadh G.

  • How to Measure the Presence and Significance of Intertextuality in Target Language Texts

    Pages 65-83

    Gralewski, Marek

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eBook $89.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-43336-9
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Hardcover $169.99
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Softcover $119.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Cultural Conceptualizations in Translation and Language Applications
Editors
  • Barbara Lewandowska-Tomaszczyk
Series Title
Second Language Learning and Teaching
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-43336-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-43336-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-43335-2
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-43338-3
Series ISSN
2193-7648
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 261
Number of Illustrations
24 b/w illustrations, 22 illustrations in colour
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