Publication

Arab Society of English Language Studies (ASELS) provides space for members to share information about or even promote new book publications in the field. This will include one section for a list of latest publications and another section covering Society reviews of book publications by members. For the first section you should email us relevant information about the book (author, title, publisher, date of publication, etc). For the second section you are welcome to send us hard copies

ASELS members are encouraged to send their reviews or thier books  for review and consideration in the Society journal:  Arab World English Journal(AWEJ).  Additionally AWEJ will publish a special addition of selected and peer-reviewed papers from any annual ASELS conferences.

Publication List

Translation: An Advanced Resource Book for Students

Basil Hatim, American University of Sharjah, UAE and
Jeremy Munday, University of Leeds, UK
Series: Routledge Applied Linguistics
This Advanced Resource Book looks afresh at translation, introducing the subject in theory and practice from a variety of linguistic and cultural angles. Revised and updated throughout, the second edition focuses on this area of intercultural communication through the lens of key topics in both linguistics and cultural studies. Topics covered include: semantics and pragmatics, discourse and gender studies, corpus translation studies, translation and technology. To capture the practical nature of the approaches proposed, a wide range of examples are drawn from English and other languages, including Spanish, Russian and Arabic. Diversity is enhanced by material from a range of sources, genres and text-types, including videogames and advertising. Included are selected extracts from the works of groundbreaking figures in the field that document the theoretical foundations of the discipline. This resource book, written by two experienced teachers, translators and researchers in the field, remains an essential reference for students of Translation Studies and Applied Linguistics.
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  • The Dilemma of Sustainability in the Age of Globalization: A Quest for a Paradigm of Development

    Title:The Dilemma of Sustainability in the Age of Globalization: A Quest for a Paradigm of Development
    Author: Dr. Mohamed Elkamel Bakari

     

    The Dilemma of Sustainability in the Age of Globalization: A Quest for a Paradigm of Development offers an exhaustive overview of the different political, social, economic, and cultural circumstances that paved the way for the inception of sustainable development. It particularly traces the evolution of this project in an unpropitious context of neo-liberal capitalism and globalization.

  • Fear of Negative Evaluation in an EFL Setting: An Algerian Case Study

     

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    Title:Fear of Negative Evaluation in an EFL Setting: An Algerian Case Study
    Author: Nadia Idri, PhD
    Publication: November, 2016
    Publisher: Editions universitaires Européennes. ISBN : 978-3-639-83231-0
    Algeria has known an important phase at higher education since 2004.The adoption of the LMD reform was a turning point to all counterpartsof the higher education sector. The author of this book witnessed thetransition from the classical system to the LMD system. This was thefirst incentive to conduct research on how students feel and live thischange. Evaluation is a key concept in the LMD reform. The author’sinterest is put on the students’ affective well-being while learningEnglish as a Foreign Language (EFL). Focus is put on Fear of NegativeEvaluation (FNE) as part of Foreign Language Anxiety (FLA). Four causesgrouped in three hypotheses make the core of this book. The authorused two research techniques; participant observation and ...

  • Marmaduke Pickthall Reinstated: What Canon?

    Tprof-ibtesam-bookitle:  Marmaduke Pickthall Reinstated: What Canon?
    Authors: Ebtisam A. Sadiq, Naela H. Danish, and Afra S. Al-Shiban
    Marmaduke Pickthall was a prolific British novelist, essayist, journalist, and short story writer who was positively received by his contemporaries for his fictional oeuvre, but is hardly known in the current literary world. Despite his obvious talents, Pickthall was unfortunately ignored when the English literary canon was formed in the mid-twentieth century. Today, he is only remembered for his conversion to Islam, his Turkish sympathies, and his translation of the Holy Qur’an to English in 1930.
    Publication: September,23, 2016
    Publisher: Partridge Singapore

  • Pour que tu ne te perdes pas dans le quartier

    TawfeeqTitle: Pour que tu ne te perdes pas dans le quartier
    Author ;  Patrick Modiano
    Translator: Taoufiq Sakhkhane
    Publication, October 1st, 2015
    Publisher:Difaf publishing, Al Ikhtilaf, Dhat Salasil

  • Essays in Arabic Dialectology

    Essays in Arabic DialectologyTitle: Essays in Arabic Dialectology

    Author:  Noureddine Guella

    Publisher:  Peter Lang, European University Studies

    Year of Publication: 2015

  • Maori Myths & Legendary Tales

    Maori Myths & Legendary TalesAuthor: A. W. Reed
    Original Title: Maori Myths & Legendary Tales
    Arabic Title: أساطير الماوري وحكاياتهم الخرافية
    Translator: Prof. Musa Al-Halool
    Publisher: Kalima Translation Project (Abu Dhabi)
    Date of publication: Original (1946); Arabic translation (2014)

  • L’Herbe Des Nuits

    Title: L’Herbe Des NuitsL’Herbe Des Nuits
    Author
    :Patrick Modiano
    Translator: Taoufiq Sakhkhane
    Publication Date: 2014
    Publisher: Difaf Publishing, Al Ikhtilaf, Dar Al Aman

  • L’Horizon

    Title: L’HorizonL’Horizon
    Author
    : Patrick Modiano
    Translator: Taoufiq Sakhkhane
    Publication Date: 2014
    Publisher: Difaf Publishing, Al Ikhtilaf

  • Without Stopping

    Without StoppingTitle: Without Stopping
    Author
    : Paul Bowles
    Translator: Taoufiq Sakhkhane
    Publication Date: 2014
    Publisher: Difaf Publishing, Al Ikhtilaf, Dar Al Aman

  • Things Fall Apart

    Things Fall Apart

    Title: Things Fall Apart / عالًم يتهاوى
    Genre: Novel (African Literature in English)
    Novelist: Chinua Achebe
    Translator: Mohamed-Habib Kahlaoui
    Publisher: Miskilyani Publication, Tunis.
    Date of Publication: 16 August 2014