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Title Translating China / edited by Luo Xuanmin and He Yuanjian
Published Bristol, UK ; Buffalo [N.Y.] : Multilingual Matters, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 236 pages) : illustrations
Series Topics in translation
Topics in translation.
Contents Introduction / Xuanmin Luo & Yuanjian He -- Cultural and historical perspectives on translation in China / Li Xia -- Chinese translation of Buddhist terminology : language and culture / Chi Yu Chu -- Transformer Sinicized and the making of Chinese Buddhist parlance / Francis K.H. So -- The art of misreading : an analysis of the Jesuit 'fables' in late Ming China / Sher-shiueh Li -- The cultural politics of translating kunqu, the national heritage / Yeung Jessica -- Cooperative translation models : rediscovering Ezra Pound's approach to classical Chinese poetry / Sylvia Ieong -- Ideology and literary translation : a brief discussion on Liang Qi-chao's translation practice / Luo Xuanmin -- Translating modernity towards translating China / Shaobo Xie -- 'Authenticity' and foreignizing translation / Yifeng Sun -- Representation, intervention and mediation : a translation anthologist's reflections on the complexities of translating China / Martha P.Y. Cheung -- Translating for the future : some reflections on making A dictionary of translation technology / Sin-wai Chan -- Translating alien sources from and into Chinese : what does the translator do, and why? / He Yanjian
Summary A collection of essays on translating various types of text into and from Chinese. It focuses on how such translations have been produced and propagated from ancient to modern times, and their sociocultural impact on the evolution of Chinese history and Chinese translatology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Chinese language -- Translating -- History.
Translating and interpreting -- China -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author He, Yuanjian.
Luo, Xuanmin.
LC no. 2009026145
ISBN 1847691862 (paperback; alk. paper)
1847691870 (hbk. ; alk. paper)
1847691889 (electronic bk.)
9781847691866 (paperback; alk. paper)
9781847691873 (hbk. ; alk. paper)
9781847691880 (electronic bk.)