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Pokorn, Nike K. (Nike Kocijančič)

Overview
Works: 241 works in 311 publications in 4 languages and 4,550 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Diaries  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Thesis advisor, Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Curator, Interviewee
Classifications: BV5075, 248.2209015
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Most widely held works by Nike K Pokorn
Challenging the traditional axioms : translation into a non-mother tongue by Nike K Pokorn( Book )

17 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The conclusion reached is that the quality of the translation, its fluency and acceptability in the target language environment depend primarily on the as yet undetermined individual abilities of the particular translator, his/her translation strategy and knowledge of the source and target cultures, and not on his/her mother tongue or the direction in which s/he is translating."--Jacket
Why translation studies matter( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Whether Translation Studies really matters is an important and challenging question which practitioners of translation and interpreting raise repeatedly. TS scholars, many of whom are translators and interpreters themselves, are not indifferent to it either. The twenty papers of this thematic volume, contributed by authors from various parts of Europe, from Brazil and from Israel, address it in a positive spirit. Some do so through direct critical reflection and analysis, arguing in particular that the engagement of TS with society should be strengthened so that the latter could benefit more from the former. Others illustrate the relevance and contribution of TS to society and to other disciplines from various angles. Topics broached include the cultural mediation role of translators, issues in literary translation, knowledge as intellectual capital, globalization through English and risks associated with it, bridging languages, mass media, corpora, training, the use of modern technology, interdisciplinarity with psycholinguistics and neurophysiology."--Jacket
Post-socialist translation practices : ideological struggle in children's literature by Nike K Pokorn( Book )

15 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book Post-Socialist Translation Practices explores how Communism and Socialism, through their hegemonic pressure, found expression in translation practice from the moment of Socialist revolution to the present day. Based on extensive archival research in the archives of the Communist Party and on the interviews with translators and editors of the period the book attempts to outline the typical and defining features of the Socialist translatorial behaviour by re-reading more than 200 translations of children's literature and juvenile fiction published in the Socialist Federal Republic of Yu
Why translation studies matters by Daniel Gile( Book )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whether Translation Studies really matters is an important and challenging question which practitioners of translation and interpreting raise repeatedly. TS scholars, many of whom are translators and interpreters themselves, are not indifferent to it either. The twenty papers of this thematic volume, contributed by authors from various parts of Europe, from Brazil and from Israel, address it in a positive spirit. Some do so through direct critical reflection and analysis, arguing in particular that the engagement of TS with society should be strengthened so that the latter could benefit more from the former. Others illustrate the relevance and contribution of TS to society and to other disciplines from various angles. Topics broached include the cultural mediation role of translators, issues in literary translation, knowledge as intellectual capital, globalization through English and risks associated with it, bridging languages, mass media, corpora, training, the use of modern technology, interdisciplinarity with psycholinguistics and neurophysiology
Integrals by Srečko Kosovel( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can you speak English well? : najpogostejše napake slovenskih govorcev v angleškem jeziku by Mia Pervan( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond equivalence = Jenseits der Äquivalenz = Oltre l' equivalenza = Onkraj ekvivalence by Nike K Pokorn( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in 4 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British literature : from the Anglo-Saxons to the Victorians by Nike K Pokorn( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man in a magic square : poems by Srečko Kosovel( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sodobne metode v prevodoslovnem raziskovanju( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in Slovenian and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Misliti prevod : izbrana besedila iz teorije prevajanja od Cicerona do Derridaja by Nike K Pokorn( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in Slovenian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patres : cerkveni očetje v Narodni in univerzitetni knjižnici : Razstavna dvorana NUK, 3.-30. november 2005 : [razstavni katalog] by Narodna in univerzitetna knjižnica v Ljubljani( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Slovenian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zbrana dela by Plato( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in Slovenian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Izbrani spisi o religiji by Jacques Derrida( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in Slovenian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oblak nevedenja. Knjiga skrivnega svetovanja / prevedla Nike Kocijančič-Pokorn( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in Slovenian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dnevnik 1947 by Edvard Kocbek( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in Slovenian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knjiga Margery Kempe by Margery Kempe( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Slovenian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origins of the Christian mystical tradition from Plato to Denys by Andrew Louth( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in Slovenian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scholars of the patristic era have paid more attention to the dogmatic tradition in their period than to the development of Christian mystical theology. Andrew Louth aims to redress the balance. Recognizing that the intellectual form of this tradition was decisively influenced by Platonic ideas of the soul's relationship to God, Louth begins with an examination of Plato and Platonism. The discussion of the Fathers which follows shows how the mystical tradition is at the heart of their thought and how the dogmatic tradition both molds and is the reflection of mystical insights and concerns. This new edition of a classic study of the diverse influences upon Christian spirituality includes a new Epilogue which brings the text completely up to date
 
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Kocijančič-Pokorn, Nike.‏

Kocijančič-Pokorn, Nike 1967-

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