Can Theory Help Translators?: A Dialogue Between the Ivory Tower and the Wordface (Translation Theories Explored)

Can Theory Help Translators? is a dialogue between a theoretical scholar and a professional translator, about the usefulness (if any) of translation theory. The authors argue about the problem of the translator's identity, the history of the translator's role, the translator's visibility, translation types and strategies, translation quality, ethics and translation aids.

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By Gileblit (Torrejón Ardoz, 29, Spain) · ★★★☆☆ · December 08, 2014
I would recommend it to students or people interested in translation, as it gives a wide overview of the main issues and theories about translation. ...more