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Translation,Text and Theory
The Paradigm of India

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April 2002 | 348 pages | SAGE India
This volume re-evaluates the paradigm of translation within the multilingual and cultural context of the Indian subcontinent.
 
Introduction
 
PART ONE: CULTURAL ATTITUDES
Sujit Mukherjee
Personal Commitment
The Craft of Translation

 
Samantak Das
Multiple Identities
Notes towards a Sociology of Translation

 
Lachman M Khubchandani
Sources and Targets
Translation as a Cultural Filter

 
Tejaswini Niranjana
Postcolonial Representation
Translation as Disruption

 
 
PART TWO: HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVES
Krishna Rayan
Classical Idiom
Translating Sanskrit Critical Terms

 
Aditya Behl
Premodern Negotiations
Translating between Persian and Hindavi

 
K Ayyappa Paniker
Contemporary Textual Politics
Translating a Sacred Text

 
 
PART THREE: PRAGMATIC CONSIDERATIONS
Jhumpa Lahiri
Intimate Alienation
Immigrant Fiction and Translation

 
Ritu Menon
Authorial Submissions
Publishing and Translation

 
Vanamala Viswanatha
Classroom Constraints
The Pedegogy of Translation

 
C T Indra
Horizon of Expectations
Hermeneutics and Translation

 
 
PART FOUR: LINGUISTIC DESCRIPTIONS
R Narasimhan
Language Behaviour
Cognition and Translation

 
Udaya Narayana Singh
Language Patterns
Lexicography and Translation

 
Akshar Bharati et al
Language Barriers
Machine Translation

 
 
PART FIVE: PHILOSOPHICAL FOUNDATIONS
Raman Prasad Sinha
Theory East and West
Translation in Its Different Contexts

 
Shiva Kumar Srinivasan
Freudian Slips
The Psychopathology of Translation

 
Saranindranath Tagore
Just Words
Multiculturalism and the Ethics of Translation

 
Rukmini Bhaya Nair
Speech Acts
The Philosophy of Language and Translation

 

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ISBN: 9789352808908
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