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Exploring translation and multilingual text production : beyond content

Author: Erich Steiner; Colin Yallop
Publisher: Berlin ; New York : Mouton de Gruyter, 2001.
Series: Text, translation, computational processing, 3.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Moving beyond the notion of content in thinking about language and translation, this book is an attempt to face the demands of translation and multilingual text production by modeling texts as configurations of multidimensional meanings, rather than as containers of content. It is a recurrent argument in this book that unstructured and one-dimensional notions of content are insufficient for an understanding of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Exploring translation and multilingual text production.
Berlin ; New York : Mouton de Gruyter, 2001
vi, 344 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
(DLC) 2001030324
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Erich Steiner; Colin Yallop
ISBN: 9783110866193 3110866196
OCLC Number: 868969481
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource (344 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Introduction / Erich Steiner and Colin Yallop --
Towards a theory of good translation / M.A.K. Halliday --
What can linguistics learn from translation? / Michael Gregory --
The environments of translation / Christian M.I.M. Matthiessen --
How do we know when a translation is good? / Juliane House --
Intralingual and interlingual versions of a text --
how specific is the notion of translation? / Erich Steiner --
Towards a model for the description of cross-linguistic divergence and commonality in translation / Elke Teich --
The construction of equivalence / Colin Yallop --
Teaching translation / Susanna Shore.
Series Title: Text, translation, computational processing, 3.
Responsibility: edited by Erich Steiner, Colin Yallop.
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Moving beyond the notion of "content" in thinking about language and translation, this book is an attempt to face the demands of translation and multilingual text production by modelling texts as  Read more...

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