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Interrogating Pierre Bourdieu: towards a sociology of translation

Hanna, S 2013, Interrogating Pierre Bourdieu: towards a sociology of translation , St. Jerome Publishing, Manchester. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

This book seeks to explore the methodological and epistemological potentials of Pierre Bourdieu's sociology of cultural production for the study of translation. Based on a case study of the Arabic translations of Shakespeare's dramatic work in Egypt, this book will elaborate the gaps that Bourdieu's work can fill in our understanding of the socio-cultural dynamics of translation, providing a critique of the diverse readings of Bourdieu's work in the field of translation studies and its implications for a 'sociological' turn in the study of translation and intercultural communication.

Item Type: Book
Themes: Memory, Text and Place
Schools: Colleges and Schools > College of Arts & Social Sciences
Colleges and Schools > College of Arts & Social Sciences > School of Humanities, Languages & Social Sciences > Centre for Translating and Interpreting
Publisher: St. Jerome Publishing
Refereed: No
Depositing User: SF Hanna
Date Deposited: 27 Oct 2011 09:37
Last Modified: 20 Aug 2013 18:16
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/18683

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