Handbook of Research on Medical Interpreting

Editor/Author Souza, Izabel E.T. de V. and Fragkou, Effrossyni
Publication Year: 2020
Publisher: IGI Global

Single-User Purchase Price: $345.00
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ISBN: 978-1-5225-9308-9
Category: Health & Medicine - Medicine
Image Count: 48
Book Status: Available
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The Handbook of Research on Medical Interpreting is a compendium of essential reference material discussing the educational, ethical, pedagogical, and specialized aspects of medical interpreting.

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Table of Contents

  • Book Series
  • Editorial Advisory Board
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • Section 1: The Medical Interpreting Profession
  • Chapter 1: Development of the Medical Interpreting Profession in the US
  • Chapter 2: Certifications for Medical Interpreters
  • Chapter 3: Distressful Situations, Non-Supportive Work Climate, Threats to Professional and Private Integrity
  • Chapter 4: An Overview of Medical Interpreting in Brazil
  • Section 2: Medical Interpreting Practice
  • Chapter 5: The Medical Interpreter Mediation Role
  • Chapter 6: Investigating Expressions of Pain and Emotion in Authentic Interpreted Medical Consultations
  • Chapter 7: Cultural Differences in Interpreter-Mediated Medical Encounters in Complex Humanitarian Settings
  • Chapter 8: In-Between
  • Section 3: Mental Health Interpreting
  • Chapter 9: Interpreting in Mental Health, Anything Special?
  • Chapter 10: Interpreting for Victims of Violence
  • Chapter 11: Interpreting and the Mental Status Exam
  • Chapter 12: The Mental Health Interpreter
  • Section 4: Medical Interpreting Education
  • Chapter 13: Mode Switching in Medical Interpreting and Ramifications on Interpreters’ Training
  • Chapter 14: Competence-Oriented Task-Based Learning Approach to Medical Dual-Role Interpreter Training
  • Chapter 15: Facilitating Legitimate Peripheral Participation for Student Sign Language Interpreters in Medical Settings
  • Chapter 16: Sight Translation
  • Chapter 17: In Through the Looking Glass
  • Chapter 18: A Medical Interpreter Training Program and Signed Language Interpreters’ Decision Latitude
  • Compilation of References
  • About the Contributors