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Author Hsieh, Elaine., author.

Title Bilingual health communication : working with interpreters in cross-cultural care / Elaine Hsieh.

Published New York ; London : Routledge, 2016.


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Physical description 1 online resource (viii, 364 pages)
Contents 1. Interpreter-mediated medical encounters as a field of research -- 2. Emerging trends and corresponding challenges in bilingual health research -- 3. Innovative research designs to advance theory and practice -- 4. Conceptualizing interpreters in bilingual health communication -- 5. Model of bilingual health communication -- 6. Interpreters' perception and management of competing goals -- 7. Clinical demands and interpersonal relationships in bilingual health care -- 8. Interpreter-mediated encounters as goal-oriented communicative activity -- 9. Moving forward : theory development and practice recommendations.
Subject Transcultural medical care.
Multilingual communication.
ISBN 9781138999442 (hardback) (e-book : PDF)
9781317330639 (e-book: Mobi)
9781317330646 (e-book: ePub)
9781138999442 (hardback)
9781138999459 (paperback)
Standard Number 10.4324/9781315658308