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Translation and conflict : a narrative account

Author: Mona Baker
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2006.
Series: Translation and interpreting studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st publishedView all editions and formats

Provides an exploration of the importance of the role of translators and interpreters to the political process. This book shows how the narrative location of the source text is maintained, undermined  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mona Baker
ISBN: 0203099915 0415383951 9780203099919 9780415383950 9780415383967 041538396X
OCLC Number: 1025409859
Description: XIV, 203 p. ; 24 cm
Contents: Acknowledgements List of Figures 1. Introduction 1.1 Translation, Power, Conflict 1.2 Why Narrative? 1.3 Overview of Chapters Core References Further Reading 2. Introducing Narrative Core References Further Reading 3. A Typology of Narrative Core References Further Reading 4. Understanding How Narratives Work: Features of Narrativity I Core References Further Reading 5. Understanding How Narratives Work: Features of Narrativity II Core References Further Reading 6. Framing Narratives in Translation Core References Further Reading 7. Assessing Narratives: The Narrative Paradigm 7.5 Concluding Remarks Core References Further Reading Glossary Bibliography Index
Series Title: Translation and interpreting studies.
Responsibility: Mona Baker.


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'... a compelling account and an intellectually honest enquiry into the issues involved in handling competing narratives, of vital interest not only to translators and translation theorists but also Read more...

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