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Technical translation : usability strategies for translating technical documentation

Author: Jody Byrne
Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer, ©2006.
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Provides an introduction to technical translation and usability for translators and researchers. After exploring various theoretical aspects of technical translation, readers learn how to improve and assess the quality of technical translations by using cognitive psychology, usability engineering and technical communication.
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Byrne, Jody.
Technical translation.
Dordrecht : Springer, ©2006
(OCoLC)69983612
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jody Byrne
ISBN: 1402046529 9781402046520 1402046537 9781402046537 1280612800 9781280612800
OCLC Number: 77566994
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 280 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Machine generated contents note: Technical translation --
Technical communication --
Understanding users --
Usability engineering.
Responsibility: Jody Byrne.
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