Socio-Cognitive Translation Studies: Processes and Networks

Translators are constantly confronted with new cognitive, social and technological challenges. Accordingly, our research centres on translators in their current work settings, be they organisations, freelance translation networks or non-professional virtual contexts.

In particular, we study the changes that are currently affecting translation work contexts, especially those relating to the increasing heterogeneity of translation tasks and work processes, new forms of cooperation and the rapid technological change. A crucial aspect thereby is our critical reflection on the consequences of these changes with regard to the opportunities for action and decision processes of the people involved.

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13.10.2021
 

Ankündigung: Vortrag am ZTW von Aurélien Riondel

27.10.21, 16:30 Uhr, Seminarraum 6

23.09.2021
 

Project Start

26.08.2021
 

The socotrans research group is happy to welcome our two guest researchers Cristina Plaza-Lara (Universidad de Málaga) and Aurélien Riondel...

30.06.2021
 

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18.06.2021
 

Prof. Hanna Risku zieht in ihrem Erfahrungsbericht Parallelen zwischen Teslas Autopiloten und maschinellen Übersetzungssystemen.

11.06.2021
 

authors: Hanna Risku & Barbara Meinx

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