The Resource For better or worse : translation as a tool for change in the South Pacific, edited by Sabine Fenton

For better or worse : translation as a tool for change in the South Pacific, edited by Sabine Fenton

Label
For better or worse : translation as a tool for change in the South Pacific
Title
For better or worse
Title remainder
translation as a tool for change in the South Pacific
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sabine Fenton
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The essays in this book explore the vital role translation has played in defining, changing and redefining linguistic, cultural, ethnic and political identities in several nations of the South Pacific. While in other parts of the world postcolonial scholars have scrutinized the role and history of translation and exposed its close relationship with the colonizers, this has not yet happened in the specific region covered in this collection. In translation studies the Pacific region is terra incognita. The writers of this volume of essays reveal that in the Pacific
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
418/.02/0995
Index
index present
LC call number
P306.8.O37
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
For better or worse : translation as a tool for change in the South Pacific, edited by Sabine Fenton
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • Originally published 2003 by St. Jerome Publishing
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
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
The Humpty Dumpty principle at work -- Survival by translation -- Translating the ancestors -- Interpreting as a tool for empowerment of the New Zealand deaf community -- Translation in New Caledonia -- Foreigner talk to exonorm -- Decolonization by missionaries of government -- The translation of Queen Sä̈lote's poetry
Control code
ocn884017153
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (293 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315759906
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b36581914
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884017153
  • pebc131575990X

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