Translating Chinese Political Discourse : a Functional-cognitive Approach to English Translations of Chinese Political

@inproceedings{Jingjing2013TranslatingCP,
  title={Translating Chinese Political Discourse : a Functional-cognitive Approach to English Translations of Chinese Political},
  author={Li Jingjing},
  year={2013}
}
This thesis presents a theoretical attempt to look into the process of political translation in China and the textual products from a functional-cognitive perspective by combining the CDA models of Fairclough and van Dijk. The functional linguistic parameters parallel to Fairclough’s functional forms of textual analysis serve as a micro-level device for the close examination of texts. At the macro-level, van Dijk’s direction of CDA from a socio-cognitive perspective accounts for the core… CONTINUE READING