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Title: Contrastive analysis of English and Polish surveying terminology
Author: Kwiatek, Ewelina
Awarding Body: Swansea University
Current Institution: Swansea University
Date of Award: 2012
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Presents a study of surveying terminology, which may be considered as an under-researched area when compared to legal, medical or business terminologies, focusing on English and Polish. This book provides a wide picture of surveying terminology by looking at problems that diversified groups of users may identify. Kwiatek investigates how surveying terms are created and how they are named in English and Polish; she analyses the concept systems of the two languages with respect to surveying terminology; and she indicates the areas of surveying in which terminology and conceptual differences occur, the factors that trigger them and translation strategies which are used to solve them.
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Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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Keywords: Surveying--Terms and phrases ; English language--Terms and phrases ; Polish language--Terms and phrases ; English language--Glossaries, vocabularies, etc ; Polish language--Glossaries, vocabularies, etc