ERIC Number: EJ432978
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Foreign Language Interpreters in the Courtroom: The Case for Linguistic and Cultural Proficiency.
De Jongh, Elena M.
Modern Language Journal, v75 n3 p285-95 Fall 1991
Discusses the diverse and complex tasks of foreign language interpreters in the courtroom, focusing on the current legal status of interpreting in U.S. federal and state courts, the need for court interpreters in light of demographic changes and trends, and the different modes of interpretation used in courts. (47 references) (CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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