The Translation Studies Reader

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Lawrence Venuti
Routledge, 2012 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 546 pages
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The Translation Studies Readerprovides a definitive survey of the most important and influential developments in translation theory and research, with an emphasis on twentieth-century developments. With introductory essays prefacing each section, the book places a wide range of seminal and innovative readings within their thematic, cultural and historical contexts.
The third edition of this classic reader has been fully revised and updated and adds a new section: 2000 and beyond, which includes five new readings. These new readings bring the Reader up to date with recent developments in the field and include articles on translation and world literature and translation and the internet.

 

 

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Contents

Introduction
1
Foundational statements
11
1900s1930s
69
1940s1950s
107
1960s1970s
133
1980s
183
1990s
269
2000s and beyond
389
Works Cited
503
Index
531
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About the author (2012)

Lawrence Venuti, Professor of English at Temple University, USA, is one of the world's leading translation theorists and a prolific literary translator.

He is author of The Translator's Invisibility (2008) and Translation Changes Everything (forthcoming), both Routledge.

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