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The Translator's Turn (Parallax: Re-Visions of Culture and Society)by Douglas Robinson
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"Robinson's book is original and stimulating, and I suspect it will remain a provocative landmark in its field for some time to come."--Steven Rendall, Philosophy and Literature
Book News Annotation:
Covers a wide range of fields, including technical, scholarly biblical, and literary translation; simultaneous and consecutive interpretation; signing; television subtitling; advertising; and weather reports. Robinson examines the history of translation theory--from Augustine through Luther and Goethe to the present--and offers a series of pragmatic models for creative turns the translator makes passing from culture to culture, text to text.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-307) and index.
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