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Title: The Translation Studies Reader, 3rd Edition
Edited By: Lawrence Venuti
URL: http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9780415613484/
Description:

"The Translation Studies Reader" provides a definitive survey of the most
important and influential developments in translation theory and research,
with an emphasis on twentieth-century developments. With introductory
essays prefacing each section, the book places a wide range of seminal and
innovative readings within their thematic, cultural and historical contexts.

The third edition of this classic reader has been fully revised and updated
and adds a new section: 2000 and beyond , which includes five new readings.
These new readings bring the Reader up to date with recent developments in
the field and include articles on translation and world literature and
translation and the internet.

Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
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Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Translation
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ISBN-13: 9780415613477
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Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780415613484
Pages: 546
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