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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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Rukmini Bhaya Nair

Rukmini Bhaya Nair is Professor of Linguistics and English in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences at the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi More About Author

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