Translation and Cultural Identity
Selected Essays on Translation and Cross-cultural CommunicationeBook - 2010
'Translation and Cultural Identity: Selected Essays on Translation and Cross-Cultural Communication' tackles the complexity of the concepts mentioned in its title through seven essays, written by most highly regarded experts in the field of Translation Studies: Jose Lambert (Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium), Raquel Merino (University of the Basque Country, Spain), Rosa Rabadan (University of Leon, Spain), Julio-Cesar Santoyo (University of Leon, Spain), Christina Schaffner (Aston University, Birmingham, United Kingdom), Gideon Toury (Tel-Aviv University, Israel) and Patrick Zabalbeascoa (Pompeu Fabra University, Spain). The essays are varied and innovative. Their common feature is that they deal with various aspects of translation and cultural identity and that they contribute to the enrichment of the study of communication across cultures. These major readings in translation studies will give readers food for thought and reflection and will promote research on translation, cultural identity and cross-cultural communication -- Product Description.
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars, 2010
Characteristics: 1 online resource (vi, 186 pages) : illustrations