The Resource Eurocentrism in translation studies, edited by Luc van Doorslaer, CETRA, University of Leuven/Stellenbosch University ; Peter Flynn, CETRA, University of Leuven

Eurocentrism in translation studies, edited by Luc van Doorslaer, CETRA, University of Leuven/Stellenbosch University ; Peter Flynn, CETRA, University of Leuven

Label
Eurocentrism in translation studies
Title
Eurocentrism in translation studies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Luc van Doorslaer, CETRA, University of Leuven/Stellenbosch University ; Peter Flynn, CETRA, University of Leuven
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Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In his 2008 book, Translation and Identity in the Americas, Edwin Gentzler proposed a "fictional turn" to refer to translation in connection with the construction of identity in the Americas, a highly positive view of the role played by this activity since the arrival of the Europeans. This paper proposes a "fictionalizing twist," that is, a complementary approach that would attest to the less positive use of translation in the relation between Europe and the Americas on the one hand, and among European nations on the other. Thus, I examine how translation and Translation Studies have contribu
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
418/.02071
Index
index present
LC call number
P306.5
LC item number
.E97 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Benjamins Current Topics,
Series volume
Volume 54
Label
Eurocentrism in translation studies, edited by Luc van Doorslaer, CETRA, University of Leuven/Stellenbosch University ; Peter Flynn, CETRA, University of Leuven
Publication
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On constructing continental views on translation studies: An introduction / Luc van Doorslaer -- Macro- and micro-turns in translation studies / Edwin Gentzler -- Continentalism and the invention of traditions in translation studies / Dirk Delabastita -- How Eurocentric is Europe? Examining scholars' and translators' contributions to translation studies -- an ethnographic perspective / Peter Flynn -- Beyond "Eurocentrism"? The challenge of linguistic justice theory to translation studies / Michael Boyden -- The representation of agents of translation in (South) Africa: Encountering Gentzler and Madonella / Kobus Marais -- On fictional turns, fictionalizing twists and the invention of the Americas / Roberto A. Valdeon -- (More than) American prisms on Eurocentrisms: An interview article / Luc van Doorslaer
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ocn867631278
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Extent
1 online resource (133 pages)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027271631
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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522316
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.b3026876x
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)867631278
  • pebcs1299910653

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