Translation and translating : theory and practice (Book, 1991) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Translation and translating : theory and practice

Translation and translating : theory and practice

Author: Roger T Bell; Christopher Candlin
Publisher: London ; New York : Longman, 1991
Series: Applied linguistics and language study.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Argues that the subjective evaluation of the product must give way to a descriptive and objective attempt to reveal the workings of the process (ie translating). Without such a shift, translation theory will continue outside the mainstream of intellectual activity in human sciences and fail to take its rightful place as a major field in applied Linguistics.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bell, Roger T.
Translation and translating.
London ; New York : Longman, 1991 (1995 printing)
(OCoLC)647506345
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Roger T Bell; Christopher Candlin
ISBN: 0582016487 9780582016484
OCLC Number: 22592954
Description: xx, 298 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: PART 1. MODEL. 1. Perspectives on translation ---
2. Translating;modelling the process ----
PART 2. MEANING. 3. Word- and sentence-meaning ---
4. Logic, grammar and rhetoric ---
5. Text and discourse ----
PART 3. MEMORY. 6. Text processing ---
7. Information, knowledge and memory ---
8. Envoi.
Series Title: Applied linguistics and language study.
Responsibility: Roger T. Bell ; [general editor, C.N. Candlin].

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