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Title: Style & Ideology in Translation
Subtitle: Latin American Writing in English
Written By: Jeremy Munday
Series Title: Routledge Studies in Linguistics

Adopting an interdisciplinary approach, this book investigates the style,
or ‘voice,’ of English language translations of twentieth-century Latin
American writing, including fiction, political speeches, and film. Existing
models of stylistic analysis, supported at times by computer-assisted
analysis, are developed to examine a range of works and writers, selected
for their literary, cultural, and ideological importance. The style of the
different translators is subjected to a close linguistic investigation
within their cultural and ideological framework.

Publication Year: 2008
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
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Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics
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Format: Electronic
ISBN-13: 9780203008577
Pages: 280
Prices: U.S. $ 125.00
Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9780415361040
Pages: 280
Prices: U.S. $ 125.00