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A companion to translation studies

@inproceedings{Kuhiwczak2007ACT,
  title={A companion to translation studies},
  author={Piotr Kuhiwczak and Karin Littau},
  year={2007}
}
Notes on Contributors Introduction 1. Culture and Translation - Susan Bassnett (University of Warwick 2. Philosophy and Translation - Anthony Pym (Universitat Rovira i Virgili) 3. Linguistics and Translation - Gunilla Anderman (University of Surrey) 4. History and Translation - Lynne Long (University of Warwick) 5. Literary Translation - Theo Hermans (University College London) 6. Gender and Translation - Luise von Flotow (University of Ottawa) 7. Screen Translation - Eithne O'Connell (Dublin… Expand
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