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After Babel : aspects of language and translation

Author: George Steiner
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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This is the third edition of After Babel, a controversial work in translation studies. It has been revised and corrected and contains information which should be of interest to anyone involved in the theory and practice of translation.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George Steiner
ISBN: 0192880934 9780192880932
OCLC Number: 37862620
Description: xviii, 538 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Understanding as translation --
Language and gnosis --
Word against object --
The claims of theory --
The hermeneutic motion --
Topologies of culture.
Responsibility: George Steiner.
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This is the third edition of "After Babel", a controversial work in translation studies first published in 1975. The new edition is entirely revised and corrected and contains information which  Read more...

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A masterly and impressive work * Jan Marsh, Daily Telegraph * Translation ... has long needed a champion, and at last in George Steiner it has found a scholar who is a match for the task. * Maurice Read more...

 
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