Cognitive Ergonomics and the Professional Translation Workplace
Ehrensberger-Dow, Maureen; Massey, Gary (2013). Cognitive Ergonomics and the Professional Translation Workplace: Conference presentation. In: Applied Linguistics in a Globalizing World. AAAL Conference. (March 16-19, 2013). Dallas: AAAL.
Indicators of cognitive ergonomic issues have been identified in a large corpus of data collected in a recently completed longitudinal study of translation competence. Models of situated cognition, translation competence, and organizational constraints provide the framework to assess and describe their potential impact on the situated activity of professional translation.