Translation and Religion
This volume addresses the methods and motives for translating the central texts of the world’s religions and investigates a wide range of translation challenges specific to the unique nature of these writings. Translation theory underpins the methodology for the analysis of a variety of scriptures and brings important and sensitive issues of translation to the fore.
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St Paul Interpreting and Building the House
What Does Not Get Translated in Buddhist Studies and The Impact on Teaching
Perspectives on Jewish Translations of the Hebrew Bible
Making Sanskritic or Making Strange? How Should We Translate Classical Hindu Texts?
St John Crysostomos in the 20th Century
Sakya Paita on the Role of the Tibetan Scholar
A Brief HistoricalComparison
Oral Literature and the Sufis of Aurangabad
The Implication of Audience on the Translation of the Psalms of the St Albans Psalter
Cultural Aspects in QuranTranslation
The Language of Soka Gakkai in Italy
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