Volume 9, Issue [2] (2016)
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Volume 8, Issue [2] (2015)
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Volume 7, Issue [2] (2014)
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Volume 6, Issue [2] (2013)
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Volume 5, Issue [2] (2012)
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Volume 4, Issue [2] (2011)
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Volume 3, Issue [2] (2010)
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Volume 2, Issue [2] (2009)
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Leona Van Vaerenbergh

Leona Van Vaerenbergh
University of Antwerp
Arts and Philosophy
Applied Linguistics
Translation and Interpreting
S. D. 225
Prinsstraat 13
B-2000 Antwerpen · Belgium

Klaus Schubert

Klaus Schubert
Universität Hildesheim
Institut für Übersetzungswissenschaft und Fachkommunikation
Universitätsplatz 1
D-31141 Hildesheim · Germany

Editorial Board

Sabine Bastian, Leipzig
Jan Engberg, Århus
Juliane House, Hamburg
Heike E. Jüngst, Würzburg
Sylvia Kalina, Cologne
Leena Kolehmainen, Turku
Lisa Link, Cologne
Rita Temmerman, Brussels
Claudia Villiger, Hanover


trans-kom co-operates with the publishing house Frank & Timme, Berlin

ISSN 1867-4844


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trans-kom is an academic journal for translation and technical communication research published solely on the Internet. trans-kom publishes research findings and contributions to academic discourse on subjects concerning translation and interpreting, technical communication, language for special purposes, terminology, and related fields.


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The articles and reviews published in trans-kom are listed in the catalogues of the German National Library. Thus, they can be accessed and retrieved online through international library catalogues and search engines such as Google Scholar.

Volume 10, Issue [1] (2017)

Dorothee Heller & Jan Engberg

Sprachliche Verfahren der Popularisierung von Rechtswissen

Zur Rekontextualisierung asylrechtlicher Grundbegriffe

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Alireza Akbari

Needed Skills and Strategies to Improve the Efficiency of Sight Translation in Classroom Context

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Tuija Kinnunen

Körperlich-räumliche Aspekte gedolmetschter Interaktion im Gericht

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María Pilar Castillo Bernal

El error en traducción técnica alemán-español

Un estudio comparativo de patentes traducidas

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Tawffeek Abdou Saeed Mohammed Al-Kanani & Mustapha Saidi

Problematizing Equivalence in Translating Islamic Literature with Special Reference to Al-Kaylānī’s ʿUmar Yaẓhur fī l-Quds

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Irmgard Rieder

Peter Axel Schmitt

Handbuch Technisches Übersetzen

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