Translation and Globalization
Psychology Press, 2003 - 197 pages
Translation and Globalization is essential reading for anyone with an interest in translation, or a concern for the future of our world's languages and cultures. This is a critical exploration of the ways in which radical changes to the world economy have affected contemporary translation.
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His innovative examination of the inter- action of translation practice , the global economy and today's multicultural and multilinguistic realities should appeal both to translation practitioners and theorists and to those working in a ...
Contents Acknowledgements Introduction : Echolands : translation now Translation and the global economy Translation 8 The informational and global economy 10 Self and the Net 12 Informational and aesthetic goods 15 Localization and ...
Chapter 1 examines the major changes in the economy and information tech- nology over the last three decades which have impacted on translation . The changes have resulted in the emergence of a new kind of economy which means a ...
The chapter then considers the specific technical and economic reasons for Ireland's emergence as one of the most important centres in the world for the translation of computer materials . This dramatic transformation of the fortunes of ...
Chapter 4 examines key features of globalization which impact on any future politics of translation , namely time , the rise of supra - national institutions and organizations , automation and the economic might of specific languages .
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