Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Translation quality assessment : from principles to practice / [edited by] Joss Moorkens... [et al.].

Contributor(s): Moorkens, Joss [editor.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Machine translation : technologies and applications, v. 1.Publisher: Cham, swi. : Springer International Publishing AG., c.2018Description: xii, 287 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9783319912400.Subject(s): Translating and interpreting -- Evaluation | | Humanities, English October2018 November2018Genre/Form: -- Reading bookDDC classification: 418.02 Summary: This is the first volume that brings together research and practice from academic and industry settings and a combination of human and machine translation evaluation. Its comprehensive collection of papers by leading experts in human and machine translation quality and evaluation who situate current developments and chart future trends fills a clear gap in the literature. This is critical to the successful integration of translation technologies in the industry today, where the lines between human and machine are becoming increasingly blurred by technology: this affects the whole translation landscape, from students and trainers to project managers and professionals, including in-house and freelance translators, as well as, of course, translation scholars and researchers. The editors have broad experience in translation quality evaluation research, including investigations into professional practice with qualitative and quantitative studies, and the contributors are leading experts in their respective fields, providing a unique set of complementary perspectives on human and machine translation quality and evaluation, combining theoretical and applied approaches.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Book - Borrowing Book - Borrowing Central Library
Second Floor
Baccah 418.02 TRA (Browse shelf) Available 000043905
Book - Borrowing Book - Borrowing Central Library
Second Floor
Baccah 418.02 TRA (Browse shelf) Available 000043906
Book - (Non borrowing) Book - (Non borrowing) Central Library
Second Floor
Baccah 418.02 TRA (Browse shelf) Not for loan 000043616
Total holds: 0

Includes bibliographical references.

This is the first volume that brings together research and practice from academic and industry settings and a combination of human and machine translation evaluation. Its comprehensive collection of papers by leading experts in human and machine translation quality and evaluation who situate current developments and chart future trends fills a clear gap in the literature. This is critical to the successful integration of translation technologies in the industry today, where the lines between human and machine are becoming increasingly blurred by technology: this affects the whole translation landscape, from students and trainers to project managers and professionals, including in-house and freelance translators, as well as, of course, translation scholars and researchers.

The editors have broad experience in translation quality evaluation research, including investigations into professional practice with qualitative and quantitative studies, and the contributors are leading experts in their respective fields, providing a unique set of complementary perspectives on human and machine translation quality and evaluation, combining theoretical and applied approaches.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Powered by Koha