The Interpreter's Resource

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Multilingual Matters, Jun 12, 2001 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 217 pages
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The Interpreter’s Resource provides a comprehensive overview of interpreting at the start of the twenty first century. As well as explaining the different types of interpreting and their uses, it contains a number of Codes of Ethics, information on Community Interpreting around the world and detailed coverage of international organisations, which employ interpreters.
 

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Contents

Whispered Interpreting
12
Court Interpreting
28
Ethics
39
Vancouver Health Care Interpreter Standards of Practice
49
Code of Ethics of Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf
55
The European Union Past and Present
66
The Institutions of the European Union
72
Agencies and Bodies of the European Union
86
Autonomous Organizations
135
The Red Cross Movement
148
American Translators Association ATA
161
Irish Translators Association ITA
167
Appendix
178
University Courses recognised by AIIC
184
Trilingual Glossary of International Organizations in English
198
List of Members of United Nations
204

War and Peace
91
Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe
98
General Assembly
105
Europe
210
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About the author (2001)

Mary Phelan lectures at the School of Applied Language and Intercultural Studies in Dublin City University, Ireland. She has developed courses in Spanish-English Consecutive and Simultaneous Interpreting on the Applied Language degree and was involved in setting up the Graduate Diploma/M.A. in Conference Interpreting which began in 1999. Her research interest is community interpreting, particularly court and medical interpreting.

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