Presents an overview of the field of Community Interpreting. Exploring the relationship between research, training and practice, this book reviews the theoretical concepts and research results. It also describes the main issues surrounding the practice and the training of interpreters, highlighting the voices of the different key participants.
SANDRA HALE is Associate Professor and Head of the Interpreting and Translation Research Group, University of Western Sydney, Australia. She has extensive experience as an interpreter, educator and researcher. She chaired the Critical Link 5 Congress held in 2007, and is the author of The Discourse of Court Interpreting.