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.
... global world and asks some challenging questions . It will fascinate the non - specialist and delight translators everywhere . I loved it . ' Susan Bassnett , University of Warwick , UK ' Michael Cronin's book is a valuable reference ...
Michael Cronin. 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 ...
... global setting Invisible minorities 139 Minority languages and science and technology 142 Common conditions 152 Travelling minorities : language , translation and the global 156 Remainders 159 Asymmetrical relations 161 Travelling ...
... global solidarities . My gratitude goes in the first instance to Dublin City University for the grant of an Albert ... globally in local settings . My thinking on the subject of translation and globalization has benefited greatly from ...
... global- ization ) and as we hope the following chapters show , that is the particular strength of the activity and why it is so important to contemporary self - understanding . It is a truism in translation studies to point out that ...