Picture of boy being examining by doctor at a tuberculosis sanatorium

Understanding our future through Open Access research about our past...

Strathprints makes available scholarly Open Access content by researchers in the Centre for the Social History of Health & Healthcare (CSHHH), based within the School of Humanities, and considered Scotland's leading centre for the history of health and medicine.

Research at CSHHH explores the modern world since 1800 in locations as diverse as the UK, Asia, Africa, North America, and Europe. Areas of specialism include contraception and sexuality; family health and medical services; occupational health and medicine; disability; the history of psychiatry; conflict and warfare; and, drugs, pharmaceuticals and intoxicants.

Explore the Open Access research of the Centre for the Social History of Health and Healthcare. Or explore all of Strathclyde's Open Access research...

Image: Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust. Wellcome Collection - CC-BY.

It's not Greek to me: terminology and the second language problem

Lepouras, G. and Weir, G.R.S. (1999) It's not Greek to me: terminology and the second language problem. ACM SIGCHI Bulletin, 31 (2). pp. 17-24. ISSN 0736-6906

Full text not available in this repository. Request a copy from the Strathclyde author

Abstract

Compares terminology in three different word-processor packages, in their English and Greek language varieties. Offers solutions to problems of the diversity of tanslations and localisation.