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Translating Values : Evaluative Concepts in Translation (Hardcover)

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This collection explores the central importance of values and evaluative concepts in cross-cultural translational encounters. Written by a group of international scholars from a diverse range of linguistic and cultural backgrounds, the chapters in this book consider what it means to translate cultures by examining core values and their relationship to key evaluative concepts (such as authenticity, clarity, home, honour, or justice) and how they influence the complex multidimensional process of translation. This book will be of interest to academics studying cross-cultural and inter-linguistic interactions, to translators and interpreters, students of translation and of modern languages, and all those dealing with multilingual and multicultural settings.
Number of Pages: 363
Genre: Language + Art + Disciplines, Social Science
Sub-Genre: General, Translating + Interpreting
Series Title: Palgrave Studies in Translating and Interpreting
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Language: English
Street Date: July 11, 2016
TCIN: 51403050
UPC: 9781137549709
Item Number (DPCI): 248-20-1372
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