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Gran, Laura and John M. Dodds, eds. 1989. The theoretical and practical aspects of teaching conference interpretation (Zeta University 12). Udine: Campanotto. 278 pp.
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Proceedings of the First international symposium on conference interpreting at the University of Trieste, 27th to the 29th of November 1986 No ISBN.


The aims of this volume are to a) present the neurophysiological bases of language and the latest findings of experimental studies conducted in Triest and elsewhere on cerebral lateralization for language in bilingual in polyglot subjects, and on memory and recall in conference interpreters; b) analyse and assess aptitude tests for prospective conference interpreters; c) compare teaching methods adopted in European and extra-European Interpreters' Schools for simultaneous and consecutive interpretation; and d) stimulate new ideas and iniatives in the field of research.
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